Homo neanderthalensis Skull

Homo neanderthalensis Skull

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Credit: John R. Foster/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Skull of Homo neanderthalensis found at La Chapelle aux Saints, France; dating to about 60,000 years old. Cast of the original. Neanderthals are closely related to modern humans, differing in DNA by just 0.12%. This specimen is known by the name La Chapelle aux Saints, after the place where it was found, or nicknamed The old man of La Chapelle.

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