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Increased consumption of milk led to taller people

A study of human bones from the 8th century B.C. to the 18th century A.D. shows that the increased consumption of milk led to an increase in average height. The "anthropometric" approach pursued by Nikola Koepke of Oxford University, which combines biology and archaeology, suggests longer bone length is indicative

People have been eating cereal for more than 100,000 years

Next time you eat a bowl of cereal in the morning, contemplate the facts that people have been eating cereal (grains) for more than 100,000 years. "The consumption of wild cereals among prehistoric hunters and gatherers appears to be far more ancient than previously thought," said study author Julio Mercader. Indeed, scientific

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