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Old Europe 1 Ancestry Anthropology Ancient civilizations

Old Europe 1 Ancestry Anthropology Ancient civilizations


A New History of the First Peoples in the Americas

There's no such thing as a 'pure' European—or anyone else

'Barbarian' Hun Brides in Germany Confirmed by Ancient DNA Study

Is Ancient DNA Research Revealing New Truths — or Falling Into Old Traps?Is Ancient DNA Research Revealing New Truths — or Falling Into Old Traps?

IMAGE: This is an approximately 10,000 year old skull from the Neolithic Tepe Abdul Hossein. view more

But their DNA lives on in their hybrid ancestors: modern-day humans. (Sabena Jane Blackbird / Alamy Stock Photo)

Ancient DNA sheds light on the mysterious origins of the first Scandinavians

Irish DNA originated in Middle East and eastern Europe

Oldest DNA from Africa offers clues to ancient cultures

... "An early modern human from Romania with a recent Neanderthal ancestor:" Terms the specimen "Oase-1" and re-dates it to 37,000–42,000-years-old. Oase-1 ...

'Fourth strand' of European ancestry originated with hunter-gatherers isolated by Ice Age

Scientists discover an early modern human with a recent neanderthal ancestor

Sorry European racial “purists,” it turns out your ancestors were African and Middle Eastern | Ancient Origins

Painting of the many skeletons found at Mohenjo Daro (Pakistan), an exceptional ancient

Revealed: First Ol' Blue Eyes is 7,000 years old and was a caveman living in Spain

Ghosts in the Ancient World

The Greeks really do have near-mythical origins, ancient DNA reveals

Is Ancient DNA Research Revealing New Truths — or Falling Into Old Traps?Is Ancient DNA Research Revealing New Truths — or Falling Into Old Traps?

Researchers sequenced the first complete mitochondrial genome of a 2,500 year old body (pictured)

Neolithic Europe

Haplogroup J2 (Y-DNA) Semitic Languages, Turkic Languages, Dna Genealogy,

Today's East Asians are very genetically similar to their ancient ancestors

4000 BCE) Estimated Percentage of Paleolithic vs. Neolithic (Near Eastern) Blood in Europe

The hunters arrived in Europe thousands of years before the advent of agriculture, hunkered down in southern refuges during the Ice Age and then expanded ...


R1b and the People of Europe: An Ancient DNA Update

BIG MOVES Ancient DNA indicates horse-riding pastoralists called the Yamnaya made two long-distance migrations around 5,000 years ago.

A modern human and a Neanderthal skull facing each other. Photo by hairymuseummat modified by DrMikeBaxter/Wikimedia Commons

Skulls and other human remains from P.W. Lund's collection from Lagoa Santa, Brazil, kept

Old Europe 1. African OriginsAncient HistoryAnthropologyPaleolithic ...

Maya Civilization

An artist's reconstruction of Graecopithecus freybergi, left, with the jawbone and tooth found in

According to the Ancient Egyptians themselves , the egyptians came from the Land of Punt, the land of gods,ancestors and even , Queen Hatshepsout of Egypt ...

Study of ancient skulls suggest there may have been multiple migrations into the Americas

Arrival of Beaker folk changed Britain for ever, ancient DNA study shows

Griffin warrior resting place

Why our ancestors drilled holes in each other's skulls

Investigation génétique de l'ouest du bassin des Carpathes - Généalogie génétique

Rakhigarhi DNA study findings

Stars: Ancestors, Spirit Animals, and Deities

This ancient skull has a terrible tale to tell. (Marta Mirazon Lahr, enhanced by Fabio Lahr)

The creators of the Corded Ware culture, named after this intricate pottery, may have

Unfortunately, the original specimens, along with the Locality 1 Homo erectus materials, were lost in 1941 (Shapiro 1976) and can now only be studied ...

Research into lower limb bones shows that our early farming ancestors in Central Europe became less active as their tasks diversified and technology ...

Palaeolithic Caucasus samples reveal the most important component of West Eurasians – Indo-European.eu

Mitochondrial DNA haplotypes for dummies. | Mathilda's Anthropology Blog.

Europa Polyglotta, Linguarum Genealogiam exhibens, una cum Literis, Scribendique modis, Omnium Gentium ("multilingual Europe, exhibiting a genealogy of ...

Pentre Ifan

OCMy ancestry: Comparing my genealogy research to my 23andme's DNA results [OC] ...

Bildresultat för Botai culture Anthropology, Geography, Genealogy, Maps, Anthropologie, Cards,

Ancient Humans Lived in China 2.1 Million Years Ago

24,000-Year-Old Body Shows Kinship to Europeans and American Indians24,000-Year-Old Body Shows Kinship to Europeans and American Indians


This is a forensic reconstruction of a man who lived in the area of Jericho, Israel, some 9,500 years ago during the Neolithic.

Diachronic map of Late Neolithic migrations ca. 4000-3000 BC European People, European

1. Why is it important to study ancient bones

Flirting with civilization

Stars: Ancestors, Spirit Animals, and Deities (around 6,000 years ago, with connections to shamanism at 30,000 years ago and possibly further back to 40,000 ...

family tree: English royalty

Hypothetical Y-DNA haplogroup map of Europe 2,000 years ago

Unexpected dalliances

The Aztec Pyramid

The story of human evolution in Africa is undergoing a major rewrite

Dark Skin and Blue Eyes: European Hunter-Gatherers Did Not Fit with Common Representations

Everything you know about British and Irish ancestry is wrong. Our ancestors were Basques, not Celts. The Celts were not wiped out by the Anglo-Saxons, ...

Oldest known human fossil outside Africa discovered in Israel

The Vinca Culture (Old Europe). The Vinča culture, also known as Turdaș culture or Turdaș-Vinča culture, is the oldest Neolithic culture in South-eastern ...

... with a tentative distribution of “steppe ancestry” divided into that of Sredni Stog/Corded Ware origin vs. that of Repin/Yamna origin, a difference that ...

(a) Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup frequencies of three ancient and two modern-day populations, (b) Principal Component Analysis based on haplogroup ...

Artificially deformed female skull from Altenerding, an Early Medieval site in Bavaria State Collection for Anthropology and Palaeoanatomy Munich

Religion in the Ancient World

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Bust of a Priest King wearing a cloak decorated with clovers, Harappan period, Steatite

After the Ice Migrations during African Empires, Continents And Countries, European History, Ancient

Why We Still Can't Read the Writing of the Ancient Indus Civilization

Leonardo, Vitruvian Man

anthropology (abridged)

a, Geographic distribution of samples with new genome-wide data. Random jitter was added for sites with multiple individuals. Map data from the R package ' ...

The origins of human beings according to ancient Sumerian texts

Combining linguistics, archaeology and ancient DNA genetics to understand deep human history

The Taung Child was killed by an eagle about three million years ago.

Concerning Literature


history map of Europe 1648AD

Genetics and archaeology have been uneasy bedfellows for more than 30 years — the first ancient-human DNA paper, in 1985, reported sequences from an ...

It's a damn shame that we still don't know where the modern domesticated horse lineage ultimately came from. I'm pretty sure that it came from the ...

Jebel Irhoud fossil from North Africa is 300,000 years old and exhibits proto-modern features

Anatomically Modern Humans known archaeological remains in Europe and Africa, directly dated, calibrated carbon dates as of 2013.