Created culture and language, which enable humans to become modern humans.
Better suited to survive- in part because of their greater cognitive and language skills.
Approx. 100,000 years ago, migrated over the whole globe.
Approx. 25,000 years ago, as DNA analysis reveal, all genetic cousins to Homo sapiens were extinct, leaving only modern humans' ancestors to populate the world.
Made evolutionary breakthrough, they developed cultural forms that reflected a consciousness of self, a drive to survive, appreciation of beauty, and an ability to engage dynamically with their environments.