Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Ancient Fecal Matter Reveals Secrets of Neanderthal Diet

New research suggests Neanderthal parents, like their modern-day human counterparts, might have had to lecture their kids to eat their vegetables. Researchers from MIT and the University of La Laguna in Spain say 50,000-year-old Neanderthal fecal matter suggest our early ancestors were not solely meat-eaters, eating plants, berries, tubers and nuts. “It’s important to understand all aspects of why humanity has come to dominate the planet the way it does,” said Roger Summons, a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter