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Vindija Cave

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Vindija is a cave near the city of Varaždin, Croatia. It contains one of the best preserved remains of the Neanderthals in the world, found in 1974. It is estimated that the Neanderthal man lived there about 30,000 years ago.

One of these Neanderthals was selected as primary source of DNA for the Neanderthal genome project.

See also

  • Neanderthal genome project

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Ulica Rijeka Voćanska 143, 42245, Rijeka Voćanska, Croatia

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