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Neanderthals were capable of making art

Post  fatbob5 on Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:19 pm

Contrary to the traditional view of them as brutes, it turns out that Neanderthals were artists.


A study in Science journal suggests they made cave drawings in Spain that pre-date the arrival of modern humans in Europe by 20,000 years.


They also appear to have used painted sea shells as jewellery. ........


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43115488
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Post  Major on Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:19 pm

@fatbob5 wrote:Contrary to the traditional view of them as brutes, it turns out that Neanderthals were artists.


A study in Science journal suggests they made cave drawings in Spain that pre-date the arrival of modern humans in Europe by 20,000 yea

They also appear to have used painted sea shells as jewellery. ........


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43115488

There are many many artists on forums, Robert
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Post  fatbob5 on Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:14 pm

@Major wrote:

There are many many artists on forums, Robert
Indeed there are Major

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