All Europeans descent from Belgium, a new study suggests.
An ancient DNA (genome) study suggests Europeans trace their origins from ice age Belgium. "The ability to obtain genome-scale data from ancient bones is a new technology that's only been around for the last five or six years" said David Reich of the Harvard Medical School.
Another significant factor in the study was 51 samples of European moderns humans aged 45,000 to 7,000 years old from across Europe. That is the biggest study of...
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