Not Africans, as some have claimed.
Tag Archives: Ancient History
Why Did European DNA Suddenly Change 4,000 Years Ago?, Daily Mail (London)
There was a major genetic shift but researchers don’t understand the cause or the consequences.
You have to look back 338,000 years to find a common ancestor between his and other known human Y chromosomes.
Are the races just a bit different after all?
When Did Humans Come to the Americas?, Smithsonian
Some researchers say Europeans made the trek more than 20,000 years ago.
How to Survive a Siberian Winter, Science Mag
Scientists find genetic differences help some groups survive in the cold.
Thawing Out the Neanderthals, Takimag
They would have a strong case for reparations.
They had already diverged from the ancestors of whites.
“Jurassic Park”-like effort could revive the long-extinct species.
‘Obamadon Gracilis’: New Lizard Named in Honour of Obama’s Toothy Grin, Telegraph (London)
A new honor for our President.
Revealed: The Secrets of a 5,500-Year-Old Mummy Murder Mystery, Telegraph (London)
The redhead mummy nicknamed “Ginger” lived near the Nile.
What You Can’t Say, Lew Rockwell
. . . but Walter Williams can . . . about slavery.
Kennewick Man Was Just Passing Through, Anthropologist Says, Los Angeles Times
Ancient skeleton was not related to modern-day Native Americans.
It also revealed previously undiscovered etchings.
Genome of Ancient Denisovans May Help Clarify Human Evolution, Los Angeles Times
Human origins are a lot more complicated than “out of Africa.”
Neanderthal-Type Species Once Roamed Africa, DNA Shows, Washington Post
And interbred with some modern Africans–including pygmies.
The Islamist Pyramid Scheme, Washington Times
Egypt’s pyramids are “symbols of pagan idolatry” and must be torn down.
Hidden Colors 2: Hidden History Of African Greatness, World Star Hip Hop
Did you know a black man built Stonehenge?
The labor of thousands was required to move the stones.
The “Welsh carry DNA which could be traced back to the last Ice Age, 10,000 years ago.”
Spanish Cave Paintings Shown as Oldest in World, Yahoo! News
Might even have been done by Neanderthals.
For anthropoids in general, at least.
Authors say it’s unlikely the theory is true.
Study finds evidence that national IQ is influenced by population’s genetics.
The Downside of Higher IQ, Mangan’s
It might result in “evolutionarily novel behavior and beliefs.”
Biologist E.O. Wilson on Why Humans, Like Ants, Need a Tribe, The Daily Beast
“Individuals prefer the company of others of the same race,” Harvard biologist says.
Human Fossils Hint at New Species, BBC News
This Homo species may have evolved in Asia.
Neanderthals Were Ancient Mariners, NewScientist
Evidence suggests they crossed the Mediterranean in boats 100,000 years ago.
5,300-year-old corpse is most similar to modern Sardinians.
About 10,000 years before “Native Americans.”
Is it a Caucasoid?
Males Evolved to Be ‘Aggressive To Outsiders’, Says Psychology Study, Daily Mail (London)
This must be why diversity is such a strength!
The First North American Migration–Not a Strait Route?, Smithsonian Resident Associate Program
Archaeologists argue that Europeans were first to inhabit North America.
Are Black Dogs Less Lovable?, Psychology Today
They are the color least likely to be adopted.
Invasion of the Viking Women: Wives Joined Warriors When They Came to Britain, Daily Mail (London)
Some may have taken part in the fighting.
“Solid and elegant” 5,000-year-old-door found in Europe.
Did Australian Aborigines Reach America First?, Cosmos Magazine (Sydney)
But how did they get here?
Americas may have been settled partly from Southeast Asia.
King Tut’s DNA Is Western European, EU Times
Boy pharaoh was 99.6 percent white.
Neanderthal Genes ‘Survive in Us’, BBC News
All lineages except Africans appear to have Neanderthal genes.
Researchers may have found a new species on the human family tree.
Early Human Ancestor Disproved?, National Geographic News
Maybe it was “Out of Asia” after all.
An Ancient Textile Factory?, Creation Ministries (Queensland, Australia)
Another challenge to the “Out of Africa” theory.
A Skull That Rewrites the History of Man, Independent (London)
Out of Eurasia?
World’s Oldest Map: Spanish Cave Has Landscape From 14,000 Years Ago, Telegraph (London)
World’s oldest map is found in Europe.
In horses, color can indicate temperament.
Of course, it’s not white.
Pushes earliest occupation of Scotland back 3,000 years.