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Homo Sapiens Versus Neanderthals

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This video segment, adapted from NOVA, explores the origins of modern humans. Fossil evidence from Middle East caves and elsewhere has revealed some competitive ...

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NOVA: "In Search of Human Origins"


Adapted from NOVA: "In Search of Human Origins." Skull photograph courtesy of Jeffrey H. Schwartz.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation-grayscale

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale