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Hunter-gatherers may have traded for bacon

September 13th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

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


The oldest fishhooks in Europe

March 12th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists have found Europe’s oldest known fishhooks in a German field. The hooks, carved from reindeer or elk bones, date



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