Decoding the Stories of our Ancestors – pt. 3

by Alex Taylor

In previous posts I discussed the evolving debates concerning the geographic origins of┬áHomo sapiens, and whether our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals and Denisovans. In both cases, a flood of newly available genetic evidence revolutionized our understanding of our past. But what about the more recent chapters of our history? Almost every corner of the globe has been settled by at …