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The Genomic History of Roman Egypt

The Genomic History of Roman Egypt

Welcome to an Ancinet DNA paper review. This is the fourth and last video in this set on ancient DNA finds from the Roman period. We have looked on Rome, Iberia, Brittain and today we will look on Egypt, by reviewing the paper “Ancient Egyptian mummy genomes suggest an increase of Sub-Saharan African ancestry in …

The Geographical History of Africa

The Geographical History of Africa

To understand what Africa looks like it does today you have to start way back into Earth’s history, 310 million years ago to be precise 310 million years ago, during the late carboniferous the world looked nothing like today there were no continent, like today, but rather one enormous super-continent called Pangaea Pangaea had an …

History of the Earth

History of the Earth

(4410) Latest appearance of water – By this time, water could be found Earth’s surface, though it would have been highly acidic. (4000) Formation of the magnetic field – The magnetic field was active by this time, though about 10-50% of its strength today. (2500) Great Oxygenation Event – Oxygen begins to accumulate in the …

Historique du Fallschirmjäger Regiment 5

Historique du Fallschirmjäger Regiment 5

History of the FJR 5 It was in May 1942 that the 5th Fallschirmjäger regiment was created on the training ground of Gross-Born in Pomerania. It’s then sent, in July 1942, for training camp Mourmelon, southeast of Reims. The 2nd Battalion was attached as KampfgrupperHübner to the Ramcke Brigade for use in the North of …