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The birthplace of chili pepper farming

May 6th, 2014 | by Admin

New research has revealed that the farming of chili peppers first took place in central-east Mexico between 7,000-9,000 years ago.


Hunter-gatherers may have traded for bacon

September 13th, 2013 | by Admin

New research suggests that hunter-gatherers in Europe may have traded with Neolithic farmers for domesticated pigs. “Humans love novelty, and