January 27, 2014

Blue-eyed Look-alikes


Blue-eyed caveman & my favourite spaghetti western star, Franco Nero in Keoma

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DNA taken from the wisdom tooth of an European hunter-gatherer has given scientists an unprecedented glimpse of modern humans before the rise of farming. The Mesolithic man, who lived in Spain around 7,000 years ago, had an unusual mix of blue eyes, black or brown hair, and dark skin. The gene analysis suggests the mutation for blue eye colour appeared earlier than had been thought, with light skin evolving later.

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Posted by mehrdad at January 27, 2014 06:20 PM | Look-alikes |