David Reich

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A Twist in the Tale of Native American Origins

Two studies detect a DNA link between indigenous Amazonians and native Australians and New Guineans.

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A 40,000-Year-Old Jawbone Reveals Neanderthal Ancestry

Scientists find evidence of a modern human with a recent Neanderthal ancestor in Romania.

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Scientists sequenced the genome of a Denisovan -- a distant cousin to modern humans and Neanderthals.

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