Genetics + Archeology + Linguistic Studies Reveal Europe Is One Big Family

From Ireland to Turkey, Europeans are all related, sharing a link with ancestors who were alive just 1,000 years ago, according to a new genetic study.  Peter Ralph and Graham Coop of the University of California used genomic data for 2,257 Europeans to conduct the first such study of an entire continent.  In recent years, genetics has combined with archaeology and linguistic studies as a tool to help answer the eternal question of where we come from.

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