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A carnivore diet can provide all essential nutrients

Can a carnivore diet provide all essential nutrients?

Large brains evolved from animal fat and cholesterol in diet.

Animal Fat and Cholesterol May Have Helped Primitive Man Evolve a Large Brain

Human brains use much more energy because of rich energy diets high in animal fat

Metabolic correlates of hominid brain evolution

Smaller molars and less time spent feeding despite body size show that meat eating was causal in our evolution.

Phylogenetic rate shifts in feeding time during the evolution of Homo

Decrease in teeth size, jawbones, reduction of chewing muscles, and weaker bite force indicate shift to animal source foods

Impact of meat and Lower Palaeolithic food processing techniques on chewing in humans

Meat and Nicotinamide

Meat and Nicotinamide: A Causal Role in Human Evolution, History, and Demographics

Long distance endurance running may have played a role in persistence hunting

Endurance running and the evolution of Homo

Eyes - Humans can communicate with gazes, useful for communication when hunting.

Unique morphology of the human eye and its adaptive meaning: comparative studies on external morphology of the primate eye

Man the Fat Hunter

Man the Fat Hunter: The Demise of Homo erectus and the Emergence of a New Hominin Lineage in the Middle Pleistocene (ca. 400 kyr) Levant

Hunting large prey as humans did is exclusively associated with hypercarnivory

The impact of large terrestrial carnivores on Pleistocene ecosystems

Caries related to hypocarnivory

Caries Through Time: An Anthropological Overview

Early Homo indistinguishable from carnivores using modified trace elements method on tooth samples.

Evidence for dietary change but not landscape use in South African early hominins