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Anthony Di Fiore, Chair SAC 4.102, Mailcode C3200 78712 • 512-471-4206

Dr. Denné Reed published in the August issue of Nature

"Evidence for stone-tool-assisted consumption of animal tissues before 3.39 million years ago at Dikika, Ethiopia"

Posted: September 23, 2010

Not just an article in the August 2010 issue of Nature, but the cover as well!

The discovery of two bones with cut and percussion marks — consistent with the use of stone tools to remove flesh and extract bone marrow — moves back the earliest evidence of tool use by hominins by about 800,000 years.

Read the full article on the Nature website.

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