Neanderthals were not less intelligent than modern humans, scientists find

Researchers say there is no evidence that modern humans’ cognitive superiority led to demise of Neanderthals Scientists have concluded that Neanderthals were not the primitive dimwits they are commonly portrayed to have been. The view of Neanderthals as club-wielding brutes is one of the most enduring stereotypes in science, but researchers who trawled the archaeological evidence say […]