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The fate of the Neanderthals

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Figure 1: A head of its time — Neanderthal skull discovered in Gibraltar in 1848.


Figure 2: Radiocarbon (C-14) and other absolute age measurements for late Neanderthal and early modern human sites.


  1. *Gibraltar and the Neanderthals 1848-1948, Gibraltar Museum, 28-30 August 1998.


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Mellars, P. The fate of the Neanderthals. Nature 395, 539–540 (1998).

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