Neanderthal skulls and brains may have developed just like ours
So we’re both just as bright, but who’s better-looking?Pascal Goetgheluck/Science Photo LibraryBy Colin BarrasGreat minds grow alike. Evidence from Neanderthals’ skulls suggests that their large brains grew in the same way as ours do. That in turn suggests that Neanderthals were perhaps not so cognitively different from us – although not everyone agrees...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark