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- Bamford, Marion K., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2010 v.107 no.22 pp. 10002-10007
- Homo; animal tissues; brain; crocodiles; diet; evolution; fauna; fish; habitats; humans; manufacturing; nutrients; turtles; Kenya
- ... The manufacture of stone tools and their use to access animal tissues by Pliocene hominins marks the origin of a key adaptation in human evolutionary history. Here we report an in situ archaeological assemblage from the Koobi Fora Formation in northern Kenya that provides a unique combination of faunal remains, some with direct evidence of butchery, and Oldowan artifacts, which are well dated to 1 ...
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