Poop Samples Prove Neanderthals were Fiber Fans

an illustration of Neanderthals

The view that the meat-loving Neanderthals consumed vegetables has been revealed by the investigation of the oldest reported traces of human feces. Some 50,000 years old human fecal fossils propose that the Neanderthals had a balanced diet, including plenty of vegetables and meat. Around 30,000 years ago, Neanderthals, ancient human cousins, disappeared … Read more