History (derived from Ancient Greek ἱστορία (historía) 'inquiry; knowledge acquired by investigation') is the systematic study and documentation of the human past.The period of events before the invention of writing systems is considered prehistory.

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'A history of contact': Geneticists are rewriting the narrative of Neanderthals and other ancient humans

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