Archeologists who dig up humans and animals sometimes wonder if the humans ate the animals nearby. But to find, out they’d need to know what it looks like when a person eats, say, a whole rodent and it comes out the other end. How to know for sure? Well, you need to eat a whole shrew. Without chewing. For science. Of course. Yes, a scientist did that and it won the 2013 Ig Nobel prize. And they found just HOW much of a shrew skeleton our bodies can take care of. It’s about 80%. Go us!
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