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Did Neandertals Dine In?

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Science  20 Nov 2009:
Vol. 326, Issue 5956, pp. 1057
DOI: 10.1126/science.326.5956.1057

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Researchers have long debated whether the highly carnivorous Neandertals sometimes ate each other. And although some claims have not held up, in recent years new evidence for this macabre hypothesis has emerged. But few sites have enough complete Neandertal bones to tell for sure.