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History Summarized: Ethiopia

History Summarized: Ethiopia

Anybody familiar with ancient Egypt is pretty well aware that the Nile River is easily one of the most OP water features in History. But head a little further down and you’ll quickly find that there’s a lot more to East Africa than our old pyramid-bois. East of where the Nile forks between its White …

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 …

Most Expensive Works of Art Destroyed By Tourists

Most Expensive Works of Art Destroyed By Tourists

Imagine it was your job to protect objects of great value that are considered national treasures. Day after day you witness hordes of tourists getting off the bus and rushing towards the place where you work. Some of those guys are half-baked from afternoon drinking, and time after time you have to tell people, “Don’t …

Julius Caesar – Greatest Conqueror Ever?

Julius Caesar – Greatest Conqueror Ever?

He was a man of the people, a populist who helped military veterans and initiated land reform. He was a brilliant strategist on the battlefield, an astute politician and an avid historian. This man would become the last dictator of the Roman Republic, paving the way for the great Roman Empire. Julius Caesar was masterful, …