Neanderthals Might Have Evolved a Taste for Jewelry On Their Own

The Evolution of Emotion Precedes the Evolution of Cognition This blog proposes that the primary innovation of our own 200,000-year Homo sapiens species occurred in the emotional sphere and consisted of a marked increase in the motivation for “display” behavior, the function of which can be compared to the emotion-and-motivation of a peacock to display … Continue reading Neanderthals Might Have Evolved a Taste for Jewelry On Their Own