Dr. Omri Barzilai from the Israel Antiquities Authority displays a partial skull retrieved from a cave in northern Israel, in Jerusalem January 29, 2015. A partial skull retrieved from a cave in ... more 
Dr. Omri Barzilai from the Israel Antiquities Authority displays a partial skull retrieved from a cave in northern Israel, in Jerusalem January 29, 2015. A partial skull retrieved from a cave in northern Israel is shedding light on a pivotal juncture in early human history when our species was trekking out of Africa to populate other parts of the world and encountered our close cousins the Neanderthals. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (JERUSALEM - Tags: SOCIETY) less 
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