PerspectiveAnthropology

A Tool for All Seasons

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Science  10 Nov 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5801, pp. 930-931
DOI: 10.1126/science.1135741

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Summary

Laser ablation carbon isotope analysis of robustaustralopithecine teeth provides insights into seasonal variations in ancestral diets, while minimizing damage to precious fossils.