Browsing the "Hunting" Tag

Animal fats found on 500,000-year-old tools

March 26th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

Animal fats residue has been found on 500,000-year-old flint tools unearthed in southern Israel. The archaeological record indicates that elephants


Moas went extinct due to over-hunting

March 31st, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A new study carried out by an international team of scientists has revealed that New Zealand’s Moas, giant flightless birds,


How ancient hunters butchered their kills

October 23rd, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists are analyzing a 12,000-year-old butchering site in Denmark for clues to how ancient hunter-gatherers broke down their kills. one