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Egyptian pyramid builders were well fed

An analysis of animal bones found in the remains of a town where the builders of the pyramid of Menkaure lived suggest that they were very well fed. Based on animal bone findings, nutritional data, and other discoveries at this workers' town site, the archaeologists estimate that more than 4,000 pounds

Neanderthals had strong bones

Neanderthal males has paticularly strong arms, most likely due to the hormones provided by an all-meat diet. Mednikova and her colleagues believe that "compared to anatomically modern humans, (both male and female Neanderthals) had a larger muscle mass and experienced a higher loading on the upper extremity than did Homo