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

If Neanderthals ate both meat and plants, then there would be more food sources available. They would be more likely to survive because they could eat plants if they were unable to hunt for food. Because Neanderthals also ate plants, scientists believe that a lack of food options was not a reason that they went extinct.

www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/04/29/476032883/neanderthals-were-less-picky...

When It Came To Food, Neanderthals Weren't Exactly Picky Eaters : The Salt During the Ice Age, it seems Neanderthals tended to chow down on whatever was most readily available. Early humans, on ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190219111704.htm

"Neanderthals' main food source was definitely meat: Isotope analyses performed on single amino acids in Neanderthals' collagen samples shed new light on their debated diet." ScienceDaily.

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

One of the more tenacious misconceptions about Neanderthals is that they were exclusively meat eaters. Sure, in some of the colder regions of Europe plant food would have been very seasonally limited, so meat was almost certainly a large part of those locals’ diets. But in warmer, more resource ...

sites.google.com/a/umn.edu/neanderthals/what-did-neanderthals-eat

The Neanderthal diet is a point of debate for many paleoanthropologists today. The debate is focused around two well-supported and developed hypothesis. The first is that the Neanderthals subsisted on a diet largely dominated by large terrestrial mammals, making them almost exclusively carnivores with an emphasis on protein and fat.

www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/03/08/519048010/some-neanderthals-were...

Now, it's no surprise that Neanderthals didn't brush their teeth. Nor did they go to the dentist. That means bits of food and the microbes in their mouths just stayed stuck to their teeth. While ...

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

Geologist William King suggested the name Homo neanderthalensis (Johanson and Edgar, 2006), after these fossils found in the Feldhofer Cave of the Neander Valley in Germany (tal—a modern form of thal—means “valley” in German). Several years after Neanderthal 1 was discovered, scientists realized that prior fossil discoveries—in 1829 ...

theconversation.com/the-daily-life-of-a-neanderthal-revealed-from-the-gunk-in-their...

The daily life of a Neanderthal revealed from the gunk in their teeth March 8, 2017 10.44pm EST. Alan Cooper, Laura S. Weyrich, ... Neanderthal food as medicine.

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

"In this study, we were able for the first time to quantitatively determine the proportion of vegetarian food in the diet of the late Neanderthals. Similar results were found for more recent Stone ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neanderthal

Neanderthals are named after the site they were first identified in, the Neander Valley, at the time in the Rhine Province of the Kingdom of Prussia (now in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany).The valley itself was named for Joachim Neander, Neander being the Hellenized form of the surname Neumann ("new man").. Neanderthal 1, the type specimen, was known as the "Neanderthal cranium&quo...