Research Paper - Man the Fat Hunter

Man the Fat Hunter Research Paper

Research Paper

Man the Fat Hunter: The Demise of Homo erectus and the Emergence of a New Hominin Lineage in the Middle Pleistocene is an interesting paper on man’s pursuit of animal fat as a preferred fuel source due to its high-calorie content per gram.

The paper discusses how the disappearance of elephants from the Levant some 400 thousand years ago coincides with the appearance of a new and innovative local cultural complex – the Levantine Acheulo-Yabrudian.