October 08, 2015
West Eurasian admixture throughout Africa (?)
In 2012, I wrote: It is no longer tenable to view West Eurasian back-migrations as limited events that affected only North and East Africa...
September 19, 2015
Recent admixture in contemporary West Eurasians
After applying Globetrotter to the world and to the British , a new study in Current Biology appli...
September 18, 2015
Political (non) diversity in social psychology
Behavioral and Brain Sciences / Volume 38 / January 2015, e130 (13 pages) Political diversity will improve social psychological science ...
August 13, 2015
Rethinking the dispersal of Homo sapiens out of Africa
An excellent review which -among its other graces- demolishes the view that mtDNA haplogroup L3 pro...
August 12, 2015
Mesolithic monolith from Sicilian Channel
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports Volume 3, September 2015, Pages 398–407 A submerged monolith in the Sicilian Channel (central M...
August 07, 2015
Prehistoric farmers from northern Greece had lactose intolerance, brown eyes, dark skin
According to this : Πολύ σημαντικό πρόσφατο εύρημα αποτελεί η ανάκτηση ολόκληρων γονιδιωμάτων από ...
July 26, 2015
Two new papers in Nature and Science add to the debate on Native American origins. The first study (in Nature ) detects that some Amazonians...
July 21, 2015
British origins (with ancient data)
Related: British Origins (Leslie et al. 2015) bioRxiv http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/022723 Iron Age and Anglo-Saxon genomes from East E...
July 12, 2015
Phylogeographic refinement of haplogroup E
Genome Biol Evol (2015) 7 (7): 1940-1950. Phylogeographic Refinement and Large Scale Genotyping of Human Y Chromosome Haplogroup E Provi...
Y-chromosomes of Sicilian and Calabrian Arbereshe
European Journal of Human Genetics advance online publication 1 July 2015; doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2015.138 Shared language, diverging genetic ...
mtDNA from Xiaohe cemetery
BMC Genetics 2015, 16:78 doi:10.1186/s12863-015-0237-5 Analysis of ancient human mitochondrial DNA from the Xiaohe cemetery: insights int...
Complex demographic history of Western Central African Pygmies
bioRxiv doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/022194 Whole genome sequence analyses of Western Central African Pygmy hunter-gatherers reveal a c...
July 05, 2015
Γιατί πρέπει να ψηφίσουμε ΝΑΙ στις 5 Ιουλίου
Απευθύνω το παρόν σε όσους ειλικρινά πιστεύουν πως βοηθούν την Ελλάδα ψηφίζοντας Όχι στο δημοψήφισμα της 5 Ιουλίου. Υπάρχουν φυσικά και οι...
June 24, 2015
Oase1 had a Neandertal ancestor no earlier than ~200 years before his time
Several important conclusions of the discovery that Oase1 had a Neandertal ancestor 4-6 generations before his time (37-42 thousand years ag...
June 20, 2015
DNA from hot climates technically feasible
From the paper: Ten petrous bones were selected from archaeological specimens, representing a wi...
June 18, 2015
Kennewick Man was a Native American
Nature (2015) doi:10.1038/nature14625 The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man Morten Rasmussen, Martin Sikora, Anders Albrechtse...
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