DNA Evidence Shows Early Humans Mated with Neanderthals in Europe

Genetic analysis of the mandible of an anatomically modern Homo sapiens who lived in what is now Romania between 42,000 and 37,000 years ago reveals that early humans interbred with Neanderthals when they first came to Europe. Neanderthals are thought to have disappeared in Europe around 39,000 – 41,000 years ago but they have contributed [...] —> Read More