Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Quirks and Quarks - Clovis Child is Native American

The ancestor of all modern North and South American First Peoples
"After genetically sequencing the DNA from the remains of an infant Clovis boy discovered in Montana forty years ago, Dr Sarah Anzick worked with ancient DNA specialists in Denmark to discover that this Clovis child was related to all modern North and South American native peoples."

Related Links included on this site:
  • Paper in "Nature"
  • Nature News article
  • Science Magazine news article
  • As It Happens interview with Dr. Anzick's colleague