New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- Thanks to breakthrough technologies, there is no dearth of advanced cooking modes in today's world. From gas stove and induction cooktop to microwave oven, OTG, and more - we can prepare different types of dishes in our own kitchen. But before these came into being, all that people needed to prepare food was fire. While it is known that the earliest evidence of cooking dates back to about 170,000 years, a recent study claims that it was around 7,80,000 years ago when humans first used fire to cook food. And apparently, it all started in Israel.

According to an ANI report, the scientific study was conducted by researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU), Tel Aviv University (TAU), and Bar-Ilan University...