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www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/03/160314091128.htm

Neanderthals diet: 80% meat, 20% vegetables: Isotope studies shed a new light on the eating habits of the prehistoric humans. ScienceDaily. Retrieved January 11, 2020 from www.sciencedaily.com ...

askabiologist.asu.edu/plosable/proof-poop-what-neanderthals-ate

Most people believed that Neanderthals, a species related to humans, were hunters that only ate meat. By taking a look at the Neanderthal’s fossilized poop, scientists discovered that there was more to their diet than just meat.

www.sapiens.org/column/field-trips/neanderthal-diet

There was no monolithic Neanderthal diet. T oday, evidence from the Neanderthal alimentary tract (the gastrointestinal system, from the mouth through to the anus) is helping researchers understand exactly what might have been on the menu hundreds of thousands of years ago. L et’s start at the top end—the mouth. Tooth enamel is the most ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neanderthal_behavior

Neanderthals obtained protein in their diet from animal sources. Evidence based on isotope studies shows that Neanderthals ate primarily meat. Neanderthals were probably an apex predator, and fed predominantly on deer, namely red deer and reindeer, as they were the most abundant game, but also on ibex, wild boar, aurochs, and less frequently mammoth, straight-tusked elephant and woolly ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/.../did-neanderthals-die-out-because-paleo-diet-180959066

Did Neanderthals Die Out Because of the Paleo Diet? ... So Neanderthals must have eaten a great deal of protein, which is tough to metabolize and puts heavy demands on the liver and kidneys to ...

www.theguardian.com/science/2017/mar/08/neanderthal-dental-tartar-reveals...

Neanderthal dental tartar reveals plant-based diet – and drugs This article is more than 2 years old. Analysis of teeth of Spanish Neanderthals shows diet of pine nuts, mushrooms and moss and ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2175417/The-real-Neanderthal-diet...

Neanderthal man ate his greens as well as meat, scientists said today. An astonishing new insight into ancient diets has found that early man had a far more varied diet than previously thought.

www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/03/neanderthal-dental-plaque-shows...

Updated on March 9 at 18:35 p.m. ET. Neanderthal dental plaque is a precious commodity, so it’s a little embarrassing when you’re trying to dislodge a piece and it goes flying across the room.

www.ancient-origins.net/news-history-archaeology/neanderthal-diet-0011519

Neanderthals Definitely Had a Meat-Based Diet: Claims of Plant and Cannibal Diet Refuted. Read Later ; Print. Neanderthals' diets are highly debated: they are traditionally considered carnivores and hunters of large mammals, but this hypothesis has recently been challenged by numerous pieces of evidence of plant consumption. Ancient diets are ...

humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/human-fossils/species/homo-neanderthalensis

What was the relative contribution of animal and plant sources to the average Neanderthal's diet? Were Neanderthals routinely symbolic (e.g. making ornamental or decorative objects, burying the dead), or did this just occur in specific populations? If the latter is the case, why did those populations exhibit these behaviors?