Were Neanderthals hunted to extinction ?
By T.K. Randall
May 18, 2009 · 31 comments
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A controversial new theory has suggested that the Neanderthals may have died out 30,000 years ago because modern humans hunted and fed on them. The claim is based on a jawbone found in France with markings indicative of hunting tools.
The mysterious disappearance of Neanderthals about 30,000 years ago has baffled scientists for centuries.But now, according to a leading fossil expert, it seems the race may have met a rather grisly end.They were eaten by our ancestors, the modern humans."
Source: Daily Mail
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