Sunday, May 26, 2013

Neanderthals Were Breastfeeding Older Kids Too

Neanderthals Were Breastfeeding Older Kids Too:
Modern human mothers wean their babies earlier than our closest primate relatives - well, not all human mothers. As a TIME magazine cover made famous, some mothers never stop.


But what about our extinct relatives, the Neanderthals? Teeth tell the tale.


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