Cheddar Man DNA

  1. 9,000-Year-Old Cheddar Man Has Living …

    DE: http://www.ancient-origins.net/history/9000-year-old-cheddar-man-has...

    Cheddar Man’s Family . The DNA of Adrian Targett, who was 42 years old when that discovery was made, was found to match that belonging to Cheddar Man. According to science, this genetic fingerprint is said to have been passed down from mother to child. In other words, Targett and Cheddar Man both share a common maternal ancestral.
  2. Cheddar Man: First modern Briton had …

    DE: http://www.independent.co.uk › News › Science › Archaeology

     · Previous reconstructions of Cheddar Man, which were not based on DNA data, depicted him with a lighter skin tone. Yet research by evolution and DNA specialists at the ...
  3. "Cheddar Man": United Kingdom DNA

    DE: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cheddar-man-first-britons-had-dark...

    Known as "Cheddar Man" after the area in southwest England where his skeleton was discovered in a cave in 1903, the ancient man has been brought to life through the first …
  4. First modern Britons had 'dark to black' …

    DE: https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/feb/07/first-modern...

    It was initially assumed that Cheddar Man had pale skin and fair hair, but his DNA paints a different picture, strongly suggesting he had blue eyes, a very dark brown to black complexion and dark curly hair.
  5. Cheddar Man: First Brit had dark skin and …

    DE: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2018/02/07/meet...

    Meet Cheddar Man: First modern Britons had dark skin and blue eyes. ... Scientists obtained DNA from Cheddar Man by drilling a 2-millimeter hole in his skull and ...
  6. Cheddar Man: DNA shows early Briton

    DE: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-42939192

    23/02/2018 · Cheddar Man was part of this wave of migrants, who walked across a landmass called Doggerland that, in those days, connected Britain to mainland …
  7. Cheddar Man,’ Britain’s Oldest Skeleton,

    DE: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/07/world/europe/uk-cheddar-man...

    07/02/2018 · Still, Cheddar Man has many living relatives. One of them still lives in Somerset, according to a 1997 DNA experiment carried out by scientists at Oxford. He was identified as Adrian Targett, a high-school history teacher, who is related to Cheddar Man on his mother’s side, the study found.
  8. 'Cheddar Man' DNA shows early Britons

    DE: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2018/02/07/cheddar-man...

    08/02/2018 ·  · DNA tests on Britain’s oldest complete skeleton, known as Cheddar Man, show he had “dark to black” skin, blue eyes and dark curly hair, a …
  9. Cheddar Man - Wikipedia

    DE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheddar_Man

    The mitochondrial DNA of Cheddar Man was of haplogroup U5b1. Some 65% of western European Mesolithic hunter-gatherers had haplogroup U5; today it is widely distributed, at lower frequencies, across western Eurasia and northern Africa.
  10. England's "Cheddar Man" Had Blue Eyes …

    DE: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/ancient-face-cheddar...

    Thanks to technological advances, scientists can see ancient DNA in new detail.