Neanderthal Man

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Emma Groeneveld
by Tim Evanson
published on 20 October 2016

Reconstruction of the head of a Neanderthal male who lived around 70,000 years ago, found in Shanidar Cave in present-day Iraq. It is on display in the Hall of Human Origins in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.

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Evanson, T. (2016, October 20). Neanderthal Man. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Evanson, Tim. "Neanderthal Man." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 20, 2016.

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Evanson, Tim. "Neanderthal Man." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Oct 2016. Web. 04 Feb 2023.