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My interpretation was that it was the shift to a heavily omnivorus diet, instead of a primarily herbivorus one that let our brains swell. Of course the aquatic ape theory does push the sea food diet. Neanderthals were supposed to be more than 50% carnivorus, which might explain their craniums.

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The missing link is still missing 159 Citizen Attorney 29-Nov-06 13:29
I don't believe thre's a missing link per se. 354 Duncan Kunz 29-Nov-06 16:49
Re: I don't believe thre's a missing link per se. 187 Susan Doris 29-Nov-06 20:00
Reed Richards as the Missing Link? 92 Me 30-Nov-06 00:59
Brother Dawkins 98 Duncan Kunz 30-Nov-06 16:52
Re: Brother Dawkins 106 Susan Doris 30-Nov-06 19:20
Well-said, Duncan. 92 AndyBlackard 30-Nov-06 22:12
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 121 Duncan Kunz 01-Dec-06 16:04
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 88 AndyBlackard 01-Dec-06 16:13
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 110 Citizen Attorney 02-Dec-06 03:39
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 91 Me 02-Dec-06 23:34
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 107 AndyBlackard 03-Dec-06 02:52
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 133 Susan Doris 03-Dec-06 08:19
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 94 Citizen Attorney 03-Dec-06 03:44
Re: Well-said, Duncan. 91 AndyBlackard 03-Dec-06 04:49
Brain Size and diet? 85 W_C_Sally 03-Dec-06 08:33
Re: Brain Size and diet? 85 AndyBlackard 03-Dec-06 12:37
Re: Brain Size and diet? 85 Me 03-Dec-06 23:52
Best ratio is 50 - 50, usually not the norm, but in olden days, ?? 111 W_C_Sally 13-Dec-06 06:34
Re: The missing link is still missing 58 Raja 29-Nov-06 17:55
Re: The missing link is still missing 102 Raja 29-Nov-06 18:45
Re: The missing link is still missing 84 Duncan Kunz 30-Nov-06 17:08
Re: The missing link is still missing 67 Raja 30-Nov-06 21:11
Re: The missing link is still missing, oh no, there he is! 114 Me 01-Dec-06 00:09
Re: The missing link is still missing, oh no, there he is! 87 Raja 02-Dec-06 09:26


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