2006 index of Dienekes' Anthropology Blog
Convergent skin color evolution in Caucasoids and ...
Genetic components of Argentinean population
New edition of YHRD database is online
Long Life and Good Mental Function Gene Identified...
Kicking is more dangerous than fists or weapons
Sexual practices and preferences in China
Increase of weight in Greek schoolchildren in 20th...
Haplogroups H and U and Alzheimer's
Y chromosomes of Huichol tribe of Mexico
Y chromosomes of Zhuang Populations
High IQ and vegetarianism
The shape of beauty
mtDNA haplogroups M1 and U6 originated in Eurasia
Sub-populations within haplogroups R1b3 and E3a
Sexual preferences in China
Physical strength in men correlates with attractiv...
Indigenous populations don't trust Genographic Pro...
Division of Labor among Neanderthals and Modern Hu...
Cranial morphology and population history
Armand Leroi on Neo-Eugenics
Extreme Patterns of Variance in Small Populations
Origin of Y chromosome haplogroup N in Asia
Pioneering study shows richest 2 percent own half ...
Sexual preferences for human physique in Cameroon
Michael Crichton's Next
Nature article on Antikythera mechanism
The Gagauz of Moldova
Copy number variation in humans
Phylogeography of mtDNA haplogroup L1c
Human eye color explained by a three-SNP haplotype...
Personality traits of voters for US presidential e...
Being rich lowers mens' attractiveness to women
Culture and ratings of attractiveness of different...
Even facial color is attractive in women
Female advantage in recognizing emotional facial e...
Origin of mtDNA haplogroup H
The Perfect comedy face
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Intelligence and socioeconomic success
Microcephalin haplotype from Neanderthals
Mongoloid components in Eastern Europe
ASHG 2006 abstracts
Actual vs. Observable Criminality
Y chromosomes of Czech Republic
Genetic impact of the caste system in India
Machiavellian intelligence hypothesis
The Lancet publishes global sex survey
Chess and Intelligence
mtDNA of island Southeast Asia
Blue-eyed men prefer blue-eyed women
Realistic bust of Aristotle discovered
Horse domestication news from Kazakhstan
IQ of Serbian Gypsies
Skin tone and attractiveness
Greek origins of some Pathans but not other Pakist...
Human species 'may split in two'
Hereditary facial expressions
Estimating the IQ of states of the USA
Brain size is not a good indicator of the evolutio...
Rio de Janeiro Y chromosomes
Discovering the ethnic roots of African Americans ...
Study paints bleak picture of ethnic diversity
New Anatomical Record on Flores hominid
Jensen's default hypothesis rejected
Head circumference and height in autism
What makes us different
Breast feeding doesn't make babies smarter
Height changes in Greece in the 20th century
Stability of personality from elementary school to...
Ancient Greco-Roman hair dyes used nanotechnology
Adaptive evolution in Myostatin a muscle growth re...
DNA to be extracted from Kent's cavern tooth
Male and female genomic contributions to African A...
Redrawn Middle East maps
Stature of early Europeans
A new "article" suggests that using "race" is ok a...
Sociocultural Heterogeneity and the Commons
mtDNA of domestic yaks
Naturalism, final causes, religion, and atheism
Decorated skulls in Syria
mtDNA haplogroup M in prehistoric North Americans
So, what did Muhammed bring that was not evil and ...
Oppenheimer on British Origins
Human pigmentation genes in Africans, Europeans, a...
Ethnogenesis of indigenous Southeast Asians
Haplogroup Z in the Saami
The Legal Consequences of Apostasy in Islam
Reported sexual orientation doesn't match with sex...
More massaged data from Richard Lynn
Gypsy Y chromosomes
Muslims protesting (surprise, surprise) Pope's rem...
Season of birth and intelligence
Caucasoid phenotypic variation
Spiritual but not Religious
Y chromosome mutation rate
New anthropometric calculator released
DNA is preserved in ancient parchments
Y chromosomes reveal limited Viking settlement in ...
Britain's human history of migration, extinction, ...
Shared Y-chromosome heritage of Hindus and Muslims...
More on designer babies
Genetic screening of embryos and the changing cour...
15 minute test reduces racial achievement gap by 4...
Why we need more anthropometry
Greece 101 - USA 95
Humans have more copies of mystery gene MGC8902 af...
Google books and anthropology classics
Cannibals in the news
"Celts" in Xinjiang
Dumb theory of the day: Odyssey and Iliad were wri...
Planets and races
150th anniversary of Neanderthal Man
The transformations of the composite Greek face
Population age structure and prosperity
Trends in cranial capacity and shape in Sub-Sahara...
The secrets of the orgasm
Taller people are smarter
Ancient autosomal DNA testing
Altruistic punishment in Papua New Guinea
Amoebas sacrifice themselves for their kin
Melanesian and Asian Origins of Polynesian settlem...
Breeding Between the Lines
Reconstructing human origins in the genomic era
New PNAS paper on Flores hominid
BioBank gets go-ahead
Decreasing ethnic differences in height
Genetic origin of males from El Salvador
Frozen bodies' sperm is as good as new
What 2006 has brought so far
Dolphins are dumber than goldfish
mtDNA from century-old Malaysian hair
Our closest relative: the orangutan?
mtDNA variation in Mauritania and Mali
White-black IQ gap has shrunk in the United States...
HAR1F gene affects the development of the human co...
mtDNA of Sardinian genetic isolates
Apes are smarter than monkeys
Artefacts support theory of human origins in Afric...
mtDNA of Fulani nomads
Different origins of Black Brazilians
Evolutionary distinctiveness of modern humans vs. ...
Latitude Centrality and Brilliance in Europe
Genetic affinities of Indian caste and tribal grou...
August 1 update of YHRD
Meat eating men's armpits smell bad to women
Waist-hip ratio (WHR) not Body Mass Index (BMI) is...
The southern dispersion route and South Asia
Ancient writings revealed
The influence of recombination on human genetic di...
Admixture mapping in African Americans
mtDNA of Australians
European population substructure revealed by genet...
Black American marriage patterns
Genes aren't the only code in DNA
Moralistic punishment in front of an audience
Hungry men like chubby women
mtDNA and human movements in Oceania
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How the Anglo-Saxons outbred the British
Origin of the Yakuts
New paper on haplogroup E-M78
Heritability of physical and psychological traits ...
Les Bleus vs. Squadra Azzura
The Homo floresiensis debate rages on
DNA contamination of ancient teeth
Genetic divergence of humans and chimpanzees
Comment on mtDNA from European Neolithic farmers
Reproductive success of left-handers
The shape of porn actresses
mtDNA of Mon-Khmer and Mundari
The Tree of Life is not rooted in the Archaea
Expansion of pigs prior to domestication
Gene-culture co-evolution of costly punishment
mtDNA and sheep domestication
Positive natural selection in humans
Y chromosomes of Iran
Non-hispanic blacks have the best hearing
Mellars on human dispersals
Flores Hobbit on 60 minutes
Even skin tone is best for women
Why men smile less than women
Y chromosomes in northern island Melanesia
100,000 year old Neandertal mtDNA
Amazonian knowledge of geometry (revisited)
Archaic contribution to modern human populations
A model of human dispersals
Absence of father or unhappy homes => ugly daughte...
Barbujani and Chikhi on genetic contribution of Ne...
Fine resolution study of mtDNA haplogroup H
Y chromosomes of Sweden
Updating the East Asian mtDNA phylogeny
mtDNA variation in Jewish populations
Hobbit Sparks Duel of the Anthropologists
Microcephalin and ASPM do not Account for Brain Si...
Mother's mitochondrial curse
Weak genealogical link between Etruscans and moder...
The origin of European cattle
mtDNA of the last Viking King
"sex" on Google Trends
Skin color sexual dimorphism in humans
mtDNA from medieval al-Andalus
Y-haplogroups and prostate cancer in Japan
Worldwide Neolithic Demographic Transition
Anthropological types of Corded Ware and Yamna cul...
Neanderthals and Humans
The Slavs in Russia
Racial admixture, body mass index, and blood press...
Faster evolution in tropical climates
Y chromosome variation of Finns
Early dates for Thera eruption
Femininity/Masculinity predicts male but not femal...
Origin of Eastern Islanders
mtDNA of ancient Inner Mongolian tribe
It's hard to identify people from another race
Origin of the Shompen
Male-female differences in general intelligence
mtDNA of Polish Roma
Mediterranean diet lowers risk of Alzheimer's
Neandertal and modern human lower jaw
Fathers who aren't really the fathers of their chi...
The ugly side of genetic ancestry testing
mtDNA of ancient Cumanians
Population origins of Mongolians
The deep mitochondrial origin of Australian aborig...
Religious affiliations of famous people
Mansfield on Manliness
East-west cranial differences of South Americans
Cerebral cortex and IQ
The FHM Top-16 composite woman
Palace of Telamonian Aias found in Salamis
Richard Lynn's speculations
The changing shape of infant heads
Heritability of human craniometric traits
Harvard working paper on Israeli lobby
Body size and proportions of Tyrolean Ice Man
Personal ornaments reveal ethno-linguistic diversi...
The geography of European phenotypical variation
A few good sperm
Speculate or Comment
Skeletofacial morphology and facial attractiveness...
mtDNA distribution in European Russian populations...
Chinese, Korean, Japanese
Who is the most attractive? (result)
Who is who?
Ethnic Composite Showdown (part V)
Migration and evolution
Ethnic Composite Showdown (part IV)
Ethnic Composite Showdown (part III)
Disease avoidance and intergroup attitudes
Secular increase of stature in Europe
Ethnic Composite Showdown
Women can infer men's characteristics by listening...
Recent positive selection in humans
Prevalence of depression has been greatly exaggera...
The Composite Greek Woman
Altruistic human infants
Bronze Age artists from Thera had advanced knowled...
Neanderthal and modern human hunters from the Sout...
The eclipse of the gene
Brazilian Y chromosomes
No significant crypto-Jewish ancestry in Spanish A...
A textbook debate over Hinduism
Cranial size and shape
Rare haplotypes in mtDNA
Colonization of Europe by modern humans was more r...
Iberian Origins of New World horses
Surnames and Y chromosomes
Non-flawed mtDNA datasets
Expansion of East Asian populations
Ancient Greek surgery is older than we thought
More on CASP12 evolution
Y-chromosomes of Eastern India
mtDNA of Ancient Peruvians
Documenting domestication: the intersection of gen...
Quantitative trait loci for intelligence
Sex-biased migration in humans
Co-operation in structured heterogeneous populatio...
Teens made Paleolithic cave art (?)
An utter refutation of the 'Fundamental Theorem of...
More on genetic ancestry with 10,000+ SNPs (or jus...
Anatomically modern humans
The second search for Peking Man
Lucky find reveals biggest ancient cave
Russian anthropology textbook
The shape of things to come in autosomal DNA analy...
Behavioral Inhibition and Blond Hair
Ethnicity-specific disease risk in African America...
More African American Lives
The sex of attractive faces is identified more eas...
Genetic influences on life span kick in after age ...
What is your voice pitch?
More positive selection in recent humans: CASP12
Alan Templeton vs. Out of Africa with replacement:...
IQ at age 18-20 predicts mortality 30 years later
Dancers vs. Non-Dancers: Genes and Personality
The pitch of male voices
News from the DNA testing world: DNA Tribes / gene...
Neolithization of Mediterranean Europe
African American lives
Genes for human height
Earwax type determined by single letter of DNA
DNA Testing: In Our Blood.
Y-chromosome analysis in the Near East
Dairying among European farmers
Y-chromosome analysis in Turkey
Greece and Italy Y-chromosome Analysis
Expanding Heads and Shrinking Faces
Recent origins of East German population
Origins of Faroe Islanders
How the steppe was colonized
Polynesian inflow into Bismarck archipelago Melane...
Balkan Y-chromosome analysis
Criticism on papers regarding Jewish genetics
Ancient Basques were not isolated (mtDNA)
Tyrolean Iceman had mtDNA haplogroup K1
DNA examination of ancient dental pulp incriminate...
Secret of Athens plague unravelled
Sexual dimorphism in gene expression in human brai...
Amazonian Hunter-Gatherers grasp geometry
Mesolithic of Baltic Sea basin
The face of Agamemnon
The fate of the well-groomed Irish bog men
Flawed mtDNA data sets
Self-defined race/ethnicity and true underlying ge...
Chimpanzees aren't altruistic
Some more random (?) facts
Neandertals may have arrived in Europe by sea
Columbus and Colom
Sahoo et al. (2006) online (Indian Y chromosome va...
Prostate and renal cancer and mtDNA haplogroup U
Y chromosomes and Irish surnames
The matrilineal ancestry of Ashkenazi Jews
New SNPs in haplogroup I
New India Y-chromosome paper
Excavation on Keros aims to solve riddle of Cyclad...
Early human population centers in coastal habitats...
News from the J world
Y chromosomes of Golla subcastes
New reconstruction of Krapina 5 Neandertal
Mozart's skull and the DNA of the famous
New dates for Vindija Neandertals: around 32-33kya...
J variance in Iran, Pakistan, India, Turkey, and t...
Correlations of US height and body mass index
The prion protein gene in humans revisited
STR variance of haplogroup J2 in the Balkans and A...
On Genetic Palimpsests
Looking forward to in 2006
Some aspects of J2 distribution
Some random (?) facts