Science or myth The term caveman, sometimes used colloquially to refer to Neanderthal people, originates out of assumptions about the association between early humans and caves, most clearly demonstrated in cave painting or bench models.
A hyper realistic reconstruction of an Australopithecus africanus based on cast of the skull Sterkfontein, South Africa. For Elisabeth Daynès, sculpting ancient humans and their ancestors is both an art and a science
Irish fair skin can be traced to India and the Middle East. A major new US study at Penn State University has found that Europeans' light skin stems from a gene mutation from a single person who lived years ago.