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Body of Abel found?

#1  Postby Animavore » May 29, 2015 9:21 am

This 4,30,000-year old case may be the world’s oldest murder mystery.

Scientists said a fossilised skull discovered deep inside a Spanish cave shows telltale signs of homicide: two fractures inflicted by the same weapon. The skull, belonging to a primitive member of the Neanderthal lineage, was found in an apparent funerary site down a shaft in the appropriately bleak-sounding Sima de los Huesos, Spanish for “Pit of the Bones,” in the Atapuerca mountains.

The skull shows that our species, Homo sapiens, cannot claim a monopoly on murder.

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-new ... 52504.aspx

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Re: Body of Abel found?

#2  Postby Spearthrower » Jul 08, 2015 1:35 pm

The skull shows that our species, Homo sapiens, cannot claim a monopoly on murder.


You'd better let us claim a monopoly on murder, or I'll.... *shakes fist violently*. Stupid neanderthals!

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