View Full Version : Neanderthals were a house-proud race who liked creature comforts

07-04-2013, 06:37 PM
Our ancestors used a network of small caves for occasional hunting expeditions before returning to a larger base, which they called home

Scientists from Oxford University discovered stone tools and meal left-overs from over 24,000 years ago
By analysing them they discovered how different caves were used

Scientists think the scarcity of large vertebrate remains from Gorham Cave show our ancestors were pretty handy at housekeeping
Scientists are excited about their findings at Gorham's Cave. Gibraltar was inhabited by Neanderthals for 100,000 years, with radiocarbon dating suggesting they lived on the Rock possibly as recently as 24,000 years ago

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2356094/Neanderthals-house-proud-race-liked-creature-comforts-cave-excavations-reveal.html

07-04-2013, 06:40 PM
Why do you think sapiens males took neanderthal females;)