Gap Fill - Cooking - Level 5


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Researchers say people started using to cook food 600,000 years before thought. Archeologists from a university in Israel claim that our early used fire to cook fish 770,000 years ago. These humans lived alongside the of the Jordan River in present-day Israel. They used fire to cook " fish" they caught in a nearby . Until this new , scientists believed that the first " evidence" of cooking was by Neanderthals and early Homo sapiens, around 170,000 years ago. The researchers will now look for more of prehistoric cooking.

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