Researchers Find Ancient Unknown Population’s Genes in Modern Humans

Researchers have unearthed information of an extinct human species that lived in Africa approximately half a million years ago. Those humans' genetic material has been transmitted in today's people. Evidence of the 'ghost population' appeared when scientists studied genomes from...

Neanderthals Used to Dive Into the Ocean to Collect Shells, New Discovery Suggest

​Neanderthals ​were not as boorish or dull as historians once believed. A new discovery of a humanoid detailed that his walk was performed with an upright posture and some groups located in Western Europe might have also swum on a...

What Killed Neanderthals? Check Out Two Potential Causes Of Their Extinction

It's been revealed that experts managed to find the reasons that might have led to the extinction of Neanderthals. Ancient-origins website writes that analysts who used population models now believe that inbreeding and the internal dynamics of the small populations...