Climate Change Drove Neanderthals to Cannibalism, New Research Suggests

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Neanderthals are famous for having lived through the last major ice age, yet for a period of around 14,000 years they had to endure the effects of a naturally occurring global warming cycle. Struggling to adapt to the changing conditions, the Neanderthals turned to cannibalism in desperation, according to a…

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https://gizmodo.com/climate-change-drove-neanderthals-to-cannibalism-new-r-1833671963

Neanderthals and Denisovans Shared a Siberian Cave for Thousands of Years, New Research Suggests

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Denisova cave in southern Siberia was home to Neanderthals and Denisovans for thousands of years, but questions remain about the timing of their stay. A pair of new studies traces the history of archaic human occupation at the site, showing who lived there and when—including a possible era during which the two…

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https://gizmodo.com/neanderthals-and-denisovans-shared-a-siberian-cave-for-1832195445