[ExI] Neanderthals ate cooked grains and lentils
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Mon Apr 18 02:15:35 UTC 2011
(Sorry if this is a repeat. I see posts claiming that the list eats
messages. I did not see these refs come back at me. So I am posting
again in a new thread, just to make sure they get through.)
- Gorham Cave in Gibraltar contained fossilized grains in the habitat
and feces of Neanderthals from 40,000 years ago.
- Shanidar Cave in Iraq and Spy Cave in Belgium contained Neanderthal
fossils with tooth tartar containing plants, legumes, and grains.
The multi-latitudinal sites demonstrate that this was a wide-spread
activity for Neanderthals.
- A supporting pdf shows pictures, catalogs a dozen different starch
grains in the diet. They even demonstrate that the grains were cooked.
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> I also doubt the lack of grains in the
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