Early DNA lineages shed light on the diverse origins of the contemporary population
Early DNA lineages from Finland shed light on the diverse origins of the contemporary population.
15 Nov 2019 ⋅ Scientific Reports
Climate change influenced rise and fall of Northern Iraq’s Neo-Assyrian Empire
Role of climate in the rise and fall of the Neo-Assyrian Empire.
13 Nov 2019 ⋅ Science Advances
Ancient Egyptians gathered birds from the wild for sacrifice and mummification
DNA study rejects the idea that Egyptians domesticated sacred ibis for ritual use.
13 Nov 2019 ⋅ PLOS ONE
Stanford researchers lay out first genetic history of Rome
Those genetic data reveal at least two major migrations into Rome, as well as several smaller but significant population shifts over just the last few thousand years.
7 Nov 2019 ⋅ Science
The last Neanderthal necklace
Found for the first time in the Peninsula an ornament with eagle talons from the Neanderthal Period
1 Nov 2019 ⋅ Science Advances
The homeland of modern humans
This study uniquely combined the disciplines of genetics, geology and climatic physics to rewrite our earliest human history.
28 Oct 2019 ⋅ Nature
ANU to delve into deep human past to rewrite history
In Australia this means moving away from the idea that history started with the arrival of Europeans.
26 Oct 2019 ⋅
Social inequality in Bronze Age households
Archaeogenetic analyses provide new insights into social inequality 4000 years ago: nuclear families lived together with foreign women and individuals from lower social classes in the same household.
10 Oct 2019 ⋅ Science
Study finds prehistoric humans ate bone marrow like canned soup 400,000 years ago
Bone and skin preserved the nutritious marrow for later consumption, Tel Aviv University researchers sayю
9 Oct 2019 ⋅ Science Advances
New method reveals how differences in the genetic “instruction booklet” between humans and Neanderthals influenced traits
The computational technique compares thousands of human genomes and the few Neanderthal genomes available.
8 Oct 2019 ⋅ Nature Ecology & Evolution