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The origins of hominins eating meat and plants

One recent paper dates the eating of grasses by Australopithecus bahrelghazali to about 3 -3.5 million years ago ( about 1 million years earlier than previously thought) while another paper dates regular meat eating to about 1.5 million years ago. Continue reading

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