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From Science Daily: Neanderthals diet: 80% meat, 20% vegetables Isotope studies shed a new light on the eating habits of the prehistoric humans

‘Scientists from the Senckenberg Center for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment (HEP) in Tübingen have studied the Neanderthals’ diet. Based on the isotope composition in the collagen from the prehistoric humans’ bones, they were able to show that, while the Neanderthals’ … Continue reading

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55,000-Year-Old Neanderthal Tool Found in France

‘A team of scientists led by Dr Luc Doyon of the University of Montreal has unearthed a rare prehistoric bone tool at the Grotte du Bison in Burgundy. The bone tool in question is believed to have been made by … Continue reading

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