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How To Start A Fire With Two Stones

Richard Wrangham figures our hominin ancestors tamed fire and started cooking with it 1.8 million years ago.  A recent article at Slate reviews the debate among anthropologists.  Some respected authorities date our mastery of fire from 12,000 to 400,000 years ago.

Any caveman worth his salt can start a fire, right?

Visit Wildwood Survival for the two-stone technique.

Let me know if you find a video demonstrating this.