One of science's most puzzling mysteries - the disappearance of the neanderthals - may have been solved modern humans ate them, says a leading fossil expert the controversial suggestion follows publication of a study in the journal of anthropological sciences about a neanderthal jawbone apparently. Archaeological evidence shows that neanderthals and anatomically modern humans, known as cro-magnon man, occupied the same habitats and sites at overlapping periods of time but there is no hard evidence that there was any direct contact between the two last species of humans to share living.
April 02, 2012 - by simone ulmer 20,000 to 200,000 years before our time, with neanderthal man and modern man, at least two types of hominid were alive on earth at the same time whereas modern humans in africa and neanderthals in europe occurred separately from one another, in the near east homo sapiens and.
Many theories have been put forth to explain what happened to the neanderthals one of these theories suggest that neanderthals were a sepa 1,842 words 4 pages the mystery shrouding the neanderthal man this essay is about the debate of whether the neanderthal should be classified as a subspecies of modern.
Believed by many to be the burial cloth of jesus of nazareth, but held only as a religious article of historical significance by skeptics, the shroud of turin has captivated scholars and scientists alike due to its mysterious nature new dna tests add to the body of research that only serves to highlight the.