Ancient Humans Sat Down to Meals of Snakes and Lizards

June 13, 2020 - General
Ancient humans were eating snakes and lizards 15,000 years ago. Source: boyloso / Adobe Stock

A team of Israeli researchers have discovered the first evidence of ancient humans eating snakes and lizards as part of their diet. The University of Haifa archaeologists say 15,000 years ago residents of the el-Wad Terrace in the Mount Carmel area near Haifa “ate reptiles” in their diets and that this was possibly a part of transitioning to a sedentary lifestyle.

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