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The skull of a Neanderthal was not only low and long but had a heavy, notable brow. Its mouth projected above its chin, which receded. (Wicander and Monroe 1993)

In the Carreze region of South Western France in 1908, a Neanderthal skeleton was located. The image of "a hulking dim-witted brute who shuffled along with a bent-kneed walk of an ape," was incorrect. "severe hip arthritis, a broken rib and diseased vertebrae" caused this Neanderthal to walk bent over. (Wicander and Monroe 1993)

Caves and shelters made of rocks have been the discovery location of Neanderthal skeletons. Weapons and tools made from stone have also been found in these places. Archeology findings shows that the injured and dead were cared for and buried by Neanderthals. (Wicander and Monroe 1993)

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