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Jun 10, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Early Europeans and Asians looked much like they do today 5,000 years ago, except they couldn't do one thing well: drink milk.
Apr 7, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
While the Dutch keep growing taller, people in the United States appear to be shrinking. The findings of a new study may explain.
Dec 18, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Think you are all European or African? DNA reveals that many of us are actually of mixed heritage.
Nov 7, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
There is a surprising genetic unity between the earliest known Europeans and contemporary Europeans, ancient DNA reveals.
Sep 18, 2014 11:52 AM ET // AFP
Mainstream theory was that Europeans descended from two groups: early farmers who moved into Europe and local hunter-gatherers they interbred with.
Aug 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Neanderthals did not really go extinct -- they were simply absorbed into the modern human gene pool of Europeans and Asians.  Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2014 11:11 AM ET // AFP
The Sith lord, a candidate of the Ukrainian Internet Party, vows to make an empire out of a republic.
Feb 21, 2014 02:42 PM ET // Discovery News
As Ukrainian protesters and the government reach a peace accord, we look back at the horrible violence that got them there.
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