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Were native Europeans replaced?

Spread of farming in Europe. Cultural diffusion or population replacement? Source Between 9,000 and 3,000 years ago farming spread through Europe and replaced hunting, fishing, and gathering. Was this process just a change in lifestyle? Or was it also a population change? Did Middle Eastern farmers replace native Europeans?For Greg Cochran, the answer is clear: Increasingly, it looks as if the hunter-gatherers who lived in Europe at the end of the ice age have been largely replaced.
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Native tribes' traditional knowledge can help US adapt to climate change

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (last year)

New England's Native tribes, whose sustainable ways of farming, forestry, hunting and land and water management were devastated by European colonists four centuries ago, can help modern America adapt to climate change. Read Post

Earth 1.2 Millions Years Ago: Human Population, 18,500!

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (5 years ago)

Scientists have calculated that for a period lasting one million years and beginning 1.2 million years ago, at a time when our ancestors were spreading through Africa, Europe and Asia, there were probably between 18,500 to 26,000 in... Read Post

Are we all Middle Easterners now?

Academics / Anthropology : Evo and Proud (5 years ago)

Dienekes is arguing that Middle Eastern farmers demographically replaced Europe’s original population between 8,000 and 3,000 years ago. This argument seems to be proven by two recent papers that show no genetic continuity between E... Read Post


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