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European Immigration to the United States

Map of European Immigration to the United States

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When the Vikings spread across Europe

Celtic map. Celts or Kelts were an ethno-linguistic group of tribal societies in Iron Age and Medieval Europe who spoke Celtic languages and had a similar culture, although the relationship between the those elements remains controversial. Today, the term Celtic generally refers to the languages and respective cultures of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, the Isle of Man, and Brittany, also known as the Six Celtic Nations. These are the regions where four Celtic languages are still…

Early Neolithic Cultures in Europe from c. 6000 BCE to 5000 BCE. (Click through to see more Maps of Neolithic and Bronze Age migrations in Europe and the Middle East)

History and description of Haplogroup H (mitochondrial DNA). The Neolithic farmers who first domesticated goats and sheep in the Taurus and Zagros mtns some 11,000 yrs ago and pottery circa 6500 bc, were haplogroups H2, H5, H7, H13 and H20 as well as J2b1, K1a, N1, T2 and X2.

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Why 2013 Was The Best Year Ever For Redheads

Researchers created a DNA map of redhair gene carriers in the UK, proving that 20 million citizens carry the gene. We're not going extinct, we're just waiting to take over the world. | Why 2013 Was The Best Year Ever For Redheads