Study reconstructs Neanderthal ribcage, offers new clues to ancient human anatomy — ScienceDaily

Scientists have completed the first 3D virtual reconstruction of the ribcage of the most complete Neanderthal skeleton unearthed to date. Using CT scans of fossils from an approximately 60,000-year-old male skeleton, researchers were able to create a 3D model of the chest — one that is different from the longstanding image of the barrel-chested, hunched-over ‘caveman.’

Source: Study reconstructs Neanderthal ribcage, offers new clues to ancient human anatomy — ScienceDaily

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