A new look at the Gibraltar Neanderthals

July 20, 2019 - General

Modern DNA sequencing techniques are allowing us to discover more about some iconic Neanderthal skulls than ever before.

The adult female Neanderthal cranium discovered at Forbes Quarry, Gibraltar
[Credit: Natural History Museum]Two skulls from Gibraltar were among the first Neanderthal remains ever found, and have since become some of the best-studied human fossils in the world.

One was found at Forbes’ Quarry in 1848, and one at a…

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