We Were Wrong About How Ancient Humans Colonized North America
It’s a veritable certainty that North America’s first people arrived via the Bering Land Bridge, but less certainty exists about how and where they migrated from there. For years, scientists thought t...
European genetic identity may stretch back 36,000 years
DNA of ancient man who lived in what is now Russia carried key elements of the current European genome
Genetic genealogy
Genetic genealogy is the use of DNA testing in combination with traditional genealogy and traditional genealogical and historical records to infer relationships between individuals. Genetic genealogy...
Haplogroup R1a1 (Y-DNA)
R-M420 (R1a) is a common Y DNA haplogroup in many parts of Eurasia. One sub-clade (branch) of R-M420, R-M17 (R1a1a), is much more common than the others in all major geographical regions. R-M17, defin...
Haplogroup R1a1 (Y-DNA) - Wikipedia
Phoenicia
Phoenicia (/fɨˈnɪʃə/ or /fəˈniːʃə/; from the Greek: Φοινίκη, Phoiníkē; Arabic: فينيقية‎, Fīnīqīyah) was an ancient Semitic civilization situated on the western, coastal part ...
Phoenicia - Wikipedia
We Were Wrong About How Ancient Humans Colonized North America
It’s a veritable certainty that North America’s first people arrived via the Bering Land Bridge, but less certainty exists about how and where they migrated from there. For years, scientists thought t...
Kharwar
Kharwar is a community found in the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Orissa, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Delhi and Chhattisgarh.
The anthropologists consider the...
Genetic studies on Jews
Genetic studies on the Jews are part of population genetics. This discipline is used to better understand the chronology of migration and thus complements the results provided by history, archeology, ...
Karmani
Karmani is the most superior caste of Maheshwaris; who are known for their hard and great success in business, education, science, arts and medical. Majority of Karmani live in Mithi (Thar), while two...
European genetic identity may stretch back 36,000 years
DNA of ancient man who lived in what is now Russia carried key elements of the current European genome
Population history of Egypt
The land currently known as Egypt has a long and involved population history. This is partly due to its geographical location at the crossroads of several major cultural areas: the Mediterranean, the ...
Population history of Egypt - Wikipedia
Caste system in India
The caste system in South Asia is a system of social stratification whichhistorically separated communities into thousands of endogamous hereditary groups called jātis, usually the term is created by...
Caste system in India - Wikipedia
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas primarily focus on Human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroups and Human mitochondrial DNA haplogroups. Autosomal "atDNA" markers are also used, but differ...
Genetic history of indigenous peoples of the Americas - Wikipedia
Origin of the Romani people
The Romani people, also referred to depending on the sub-group as Roma, Sinti or Sindhi, Kale, or Romani , are an Indo-Aryan ethnic group, who live primarily in Europe. They originated in northwest re...
Origin of the Romani people - Wikipedia
Origins of Hutu, Tutsi and Twa
The origins of the Tutsi and Hutu peoples is a major issue in the history of Burundi and Rwanda, as well as the greater Great Lakes region of Africa. While the Hutu are generally recognized as the eth...
African admixture in Europe
African admixture in Europe refers to the Eurasian presence of Human genetic polymorphisms, which are considered to be evidence for movements of people from Africa to Eurasia in both the prehistoric a...
African admixture in Europe - Wikipedia
Origin of the Serbs
The History of the Serbs (Serbian: Историја српског народа) spans from the first mention of the people by Roman historians to present.Serbs (Срби, Srbi) are a South Slavic people who live mainly i...
Origin of the Serbs - Wikipedia
Genetics and archaeogenetics of South Asia
The study of the genetics and archaeogenetics of the ethnic groups of South Asia aims at uncovering these groups' genetic history. The geographic position of India makes Indian populations important f...
Genetics and archaeogenetics of South Asia - Wikipedia
Mitochondrial DNA
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA or mDNA) is the DNA located in mitochondria, cellular organelles within eukaryotic cells that convert chemical energy from food into a form that cells can use, adenosine triph...
Mitochondrial DNA - Wikipedia
DNA history of Egypt
The genetic history of the demographics of Egypt reflects Egypt's geographical location at the crossroads of several major cultural areas: Northeast Africa, the Sahara, Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle ...
Haplogroup J2 (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, Haplogroup J-M172 or J2 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup which is a subclade (branch) of haplogroup J-P209. J-M172 originates between the Caucasus Mountains, Mesopotamia and the region ...
Haplogroup J2 (Y-DNA) - Wikipedia
E1b1b1b (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, E-Z827, is the name of a major Y chromosome haplogroup. It is defined as the lineage which combines the haplogroups E-Z830 and E-V257, and defines their common ancestry. The former ...