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Pontzer's group started by examining energy homeostasis in the African Hadza tribe, which lives in conditions similar to those in the Paleolithic era. (27) The following are the highlights of their most pertinent findings.
The discovery provides a testimony of our prehistoric ancestors' plant-based diet in the Paleolithic era, countering the common claim that ancient humans' diet was based heavily on animal products.
Chalk drawing is hardly a new art form, dating back at least to the Paleolithic era, also known as the Old Stone Age, which ended about 12,000 years ago.
The earliest archaeological artifacts in Iran, like those excavated at the Kashafrud and Ganj Par sites, attest to a human presence in Iran since the Lower Paleolithic era, 800,000-200,000 BC.
A two-volume set, this reference contains about 400 primary documents, both textual and visual, relating to the daily life of people in world history from the Paleolithic era to the present day, along with annotations describing their context.
Our current food, health and environmental contexts, however, bear little resemblance to the Paleolithic era and therefore modern attempts at imitation appear fraught with problems and potential unintended outcomes.
Lord Palmer, above, is a hereditary peer, a concept so outdated that carbon-testing is required to work out in which paleolithic era it was last deemed a good idea.
In fact, Liebe Liese is more like a cave painting; one can imagine the artist picking the form out from this topography of colorful, built-up paint just as the artists of the Paleolithic era used the texture of the walls they worked on for formal cues.
It's based on eating only things that were available to our ancient ancestors in the paleolithic era, about 2 million years ago.
First, advocates and proponents of the Paleolithic nutrition argued that consuming a diet similar to that consumed during the Paleolithic era could be more compatible with our genetic makeup, and might reduce the levels of diet-related lifestyle diseases [32].
They can produce the euphoria of the runner's high or--as in the Paleolithic era (Old Stone Age)--give us the strength to track prey miles and miles so we have enough to eat.
Sears advocates the Paleo diet, he makes the point that people do not have to go all the way back to the Paleolithic era for this natural way of eating.
Harold Ramis's ramshackle road movie through the Paleolithic era follows incompetent duo Zed and Oh, two caveman banished from their tribe, who embark on a quest of self-discovery through an ancient world riddled with danger.
The Sacred Science of Ancient Japan tells of some two dozen secret manuscripts originally dating back to the Paleolithic era in Japan that have been handed down by ruling families for centuries and rejected by orthodox Japanese scholars.