41 minutes | Aug 15, 2020

Neanderthals Making Yarn?!

This is a crossover episode with Chris Webster and The Archaeology Show!Recently, evidence of twisted cord was discovered on a Neanderthal archaeological site. While the exact use of this cord is unknown, we discuss our theories for how Neanderthals could have applied this technology to everyday life. Most importantly, this discovery contributes to breaking down the myth that Neanderthals were technologically inferior to their human contemporaries.Links Direct evidence of Neanderthal fibre technology and its cognitive and behavioral implications Neanderthal Cord Weaver Contact Chris Webster chris@archaeologypodcastnetwork.com Rachel Ravelry Instagram Twitter Facebook Website Affiliates Wildnote TeePublic Timeular Find this show on the educational podcast app, Lyceum.fm!
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