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Older Neandertal survived with a little help from his friends


October 23, 2017

An older Neandertal from about 50,000 years ago, who had suffered multiple injuries and other degenerations, became deaf and must have relied on the help of others to avoid prey and survive well into his 40s, indicates a new analysis, published Oct. 20 in the online journal PLOS ONE. Full Story

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