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Hands-On History: Neanderthal Dig Tank

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Ever wanted to be an archaeologist? Pick up your brush and get exploring!

Our Neanderthal cousins left lots of clues behind before mysteriously disappearing around 35,000 years ago. Archaeologists uncover important evidence at every dig, as they carefully brush, sift, and document an archaeological site. Why was this tool left next to that one? What does the location tell us about what happened here? Learn what it takes to be an archaeologist as you excavate replica Neanderthal objects.

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