Neanderthals trekked all the way into Siberia
Posted: Wednesday, October 3, 2007
Neanderthals, the stocky kin of modern humans, were far more widespread geographically than previously thought, with some trekking into southern Siberia before vanishing about 30,000 years ago, scientists said on Monday.
Researchers led by Svante Paabo of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, found that Neanderthals spread 1,250 miles (2,000 km) further east than scientists had commonly believed.
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