Table of Contents

07 May 2010
Vol 328, Issue 5979

About The Cover

Cover image expansion

COVER Three Neandertal bone fragments, approximately 40,000 years old, from Vindija Cave, Croatia (shown to scale). DNA extracted from these bones was used to generate a draft sequence of the Neandertal genome, which was then compared to the genomes of five present-day humans. See page 710 and www.sciencemag.org/special/neandertal/. Photo: Christine Verna/Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology