A new research confirms that Powars II, an eastern Wyoming Paleoindian site is Americas’ Oldest Mine; the study has been published on PNAS
A population hub out of Africa explains East Asian lineages in Europe 45 KYA; the study has been published on Genome Biology and Evolution
Columbus was not the first European to reach the Americas, the Vikings got there centuries before, being already active in 1021 AD
The researcher at the University of Valencia María Tausiet analyses the power relations between priests and devotees, and the implication of the Inquisition in hiding them for four centuries
A widely accepted theory of Native American origins coming from Japan has been attacked in a new scientific study, which shows that the genetics and skeletal biology “simply does not match-up”.
A study published in the journal Science traces the evolution of the hepatitis B virus from prehistory to the present, revealing dissemination routes and changes in viral diversity
The recovery of distinctive fluted points from both America and Arabia provides one of the best examples of ‘independent invention’