Neanderthal's Eye for Bling Revealed by Unique Rock Stashed in Cave

At least 130,000 years ago, a Neanderthal decided to decorate a cave with an eye-catching striped rock.

Published On 01/17/2017
2:23 PM EST
Photo: Both sides of a limestone rock collected by a Neanderthal 130,000 years ago. The arrows point to an area where the striation-causing inclusions are especially large. Credit: David Frayer, University of Kansas