No we did not come from neanderthals. We shared a common ancestor with them. But apparently interbred with them, so their DNA is in our genome. Not sure if that includes swimmers ear!
Neanderthal ancestry also in African populations. After sequencing the Neanderthal genome, scientists discovered all present day non-African individuals carry some Neanderthal ancestry in their DNA. Now, researchers present evidence of Neanderthal ancestry in African populations too, and its origin provides new insights into human history. Source 7i.
Just a question, current modern-day humans didn't come from the Neanderthals, but humans did imbreed with them, so are we semi-related?
We rest Human Neanderthal Link to share correct from way back when:
Today is: 6th April (GMT), in history on the 6th of April, 1983 AD the following event happened:
Caps 2-Isles 5 - Patrick Division Semifinals - Isles hold 1-0 lead