Viking Sunstone

“For centuries, it has been a crystal of legend locked in the verses of Norse myth with little or no evidence that it was ever real. Now it seems scientists at last have grounds for believing that the Viking ‘sunstone’ used to navigate the seas did indeed exist.“ Cahal Milmo, “Not just the stuff of … Read more

The Y Chromosome is older now

They found a new branch of the y chromosome that’s older than anything found so far. The human  “The new divergent lineage, which was found in an individual who submitted his DNA to Family Tree DNA, a company specializing in DNA analysis to trace family roots, branched from the Y chromosome tree before the first … Read more