Who were the ancient Egyptians? Mummy DNA reveals surprising clues

From ABC Science, 31 May 2017: Mummies from ancient Egypt have revealed another secret — some of them share very little of the sub-Saharan African ancestry that dominates the genetic heritage of modern Egyptians. The discovery, published today in Nature Communications, suggests the African heritage evident in modern Egyptian populations may have been the result Continue reading Who were the ancient Egyptians? Mummy DNA reveals surprising clues