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Sep 18, 2014 11:52 AM ET // AFP
Mainstream theory was that Europeans descended from two groups: early farmers who moved into Europe and local hunter-gatherers they interbred with.
Aug 20, 2014 05:05 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Ancient Paleolithic people in Spain ate snails as part of their regular diet, new research suggests.
Jun 25, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A look at 50,000-year-old Neanderthal poop in Spain shows these early humans were omnivorous.
Jan 28, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A newly discovered fire pit full of ash and charred bone in a cave in modern-day Israel hints that early humans sat around fires as early as 300,000 years ago — before Homo sapiens arose in Africa.
Jan 7, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Ancient hunter-gatherers from the area that is now Morocco had cavities and missing teeth, a new study finds.
Jan 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
From big game to other humans, our ancestors ate a wide variety of foods that aren't found in grocery stores.
Nov 19, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Giant sloths were on the menu for humans that arrived in the Americas 30,000 years ago, a new study suggests.
Oct 28, 2013 12:10 PM ET
Follow in herpes' path, and you'll be walking on the the very route early humans took as they made their way around the globe. Trace shows us how this much-hated virus can reveal so much about our past.
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