Biology / Health / Science


There’s a┬álot of science stuff on Twitter, and I don’t intend to make a habit of highlighting it. However, one particular account I just came across this weekend deserves the highlight for the sterling work it can do: @justsaysinmice retweets various studies with the much-needed reminder that the results have only so far been found… … Continue reading

Neanderthal diets: follow-up
Anthropology / Biology / Genetics / Health / Science / Uncategorized

Neanderthal diets: follow-up

After last week’s post on the question of Neanderthal diets (in which it is suggested that they ate a diet heavy in meat, including meat which had been rotting for some days), anthropologyglobal asked an excellent question I have some┬ápotential answers for: What about the odour? How did they have anything so odorous? First of … Continue reading