Letters to the Empire

Political correctness now stretches back 50.000 years

Posted in Uncategorized by Photonaut on August 19, 2015

We killed them off, so they can’t have been human

“The researchers said they are not suggesting that humans learned the practice of adorning themselves from Neanderthals, noting that many tribal people throughout history have also engaged in the practice. In fact, feather ornamentation could even date back to a common ancestor of modern humans and Neanderthals.”

But what if we did learn this, and everything else, from them? Here

“Evolutionary detective” Danny Vendramini’s 100% serious take on what Neanderthals really looked like – and therefore why it was “us or them”