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Prehistoric Boy May Be Native American 'Missing Link'


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 222 days ago - livescience.com
A prehistoric boy's DNA now suggests that ancient toolmakers long thought of as the first Americans may serve as a kind of "missing link" between Native Americans and the rest of the world, researchers say.



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Maureen C. (3)
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 10:37 pm
Well, hmmm ... The most accepted theory was that the Clovis people slowly died out as they migrated south, and the First Nations or aboriginal peoples we know in North America came from northern Asia in a subsequent wave of migration: now we know that is only true for the Northern Canadian peoples. Very interesting!

Thanks, Marty.
 

Debbie S. (33)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 10:02 am
Thanks Marty, very interesting.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (62)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 12:59 pm
noted, thanks
 
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