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Biological Finding I Just Learned...

Postby shireling » Tue Jan 06, 2015 10:39 am

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It's humbling. And it explains a lot.
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Re: Biological Finding I Just Learned...

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Re: Biological Finding I Just Learned...

Postby shireling » Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:06 am

Scientists Describe Ancient Bag-Like Sea Creatures From China
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/ ... from-china

How Boy Bits First Came To Be
http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shot ... came-to-be

I just realized that this thread has a particular tone :D .
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Re: Biological Finding I Just Learned...

Postby shireling » Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:38 pm

DNA Tests on an Ancient Skeleton Reveal the First Briton Was Black, Not White


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Re: Biological Finding I Just Learned...

Postby Padfoot » Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:28 am

Uh oh, some people will not like this :D :D

On a more serious angle: British historian Mary W. Beard repeatedly got slammed because of her conclusion(based on facts like DNA analysis and the extend of the Roman Empire) that there might have been black people among Roman Britons. There's actually a lot going on regarding this topic.
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Re: Biological Finding I Just Learned...

Postby shireling » Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:06 pm

Padfoot wrote:Uh oh, some people will not like this :D :D

Don't I know it :) .

On a more serious angle: British historian Mary W. Beard repeatedly got slammed because of her conclusion(based on facts like DNA analysis and the extend of the Roman Empire) that there might have been black people among Roman Britons. There's actually a lot going on regarding this topic.

Actually this has been around for decades. It's fact-based science, it's truth. He was found in 1903, and it's only now that they could crack the code of his genome. My own DNA chart says that I'm 4% British Isles, which is not far from the time this gentleman lived. He's quite handsome, and there's a bit of a twinkle in those blue eyes. What's not to love?
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