Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
The map reveals how extensively past interbreeding has affected people alive today.
The worldliest people on the planet could be Melanesians, according to new genetic research.
Neanderthals liked a bit of veg with their red meat.
A Neanderthal woman from Siberia with human DNA may suggest we should no longer consider Neanderthals separate from the human race.
A new survey links depression, nicotine addiction and other traits to Neanderthal genetic lineage.
Mating with Neanderthals may have helped modern humans adapt to Europe, but may have also made them more prone to allergies. Continue reading →
Red meat may cause cancer, a study reported this week. But didn’t we evolve to eat it?
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