This article was originally published in our February/March 2019 issue.

Meat and Humans: A History

Last November, researchers carbon-dated the Earth’s oldest known figurative drawing, a 40,000-year-old cave painting in Indonesian Borneo. Depicting a large, cattle-like animal, the drawing has one notable feature: a spear sticking out of the animal’s side.

Humans have always been meat eaters, but it’s likely only because our pre-human ancestors started eating meat that the human species

attempt from :
You have met your free view limit. To access the full article, please login or subscribe.

Subscribe Today

Paleo Magazine is the leading print publication dedicated to the Paleo lifestyle and provides readers with the information they need to live strong, vibrant, healthy lives.

Subscriptions include:

  • Immediate access to all web content.
  • Immediate access to our library of 40+ back issues.
  • 1-yr of Paleo Magazine delivered to your door weeks before it’s available in stores.
  • Free digital extras (Paleo 101 & 102 ebooks and Farmers Market guide).
Subscribe Today