Rethinking the peopling of the New World

Last updated 4th May 2017 2 followers
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A pinboard by Nicolas Gutierrez, MSc, PhD. @n6g6c

I am a scientist specialized in genetics and I currently study the peopling of the Americas.


The first humans migrated into the Americas around 15,000 years ago. Or so we thought.

In 10 seconds? According to the current model for the peopling of the Americas, the first humans to colonize the New World migrated from Siberia through the Bering isthmus at the end of the las...