The history of humans through our teeth

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 3:10 pm on 5 November 2018

The history of the human race is written in our smiles. Teeth tell the story of what our ancestors ate, where they lived, and some of the values they held.

Our teeth are as individual as our fingerprints and incisors have plenty of insight into evolution as well as the future.

Anthropologist Tanya Smith unlocks their secrets her new book, The Tales Teeth Tell.

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Photo: Pixabay

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