Friday, 20 March 2015

Bark Worse Than Bite

The Viking ships, and their sailors, must have made a terrifying impact wherever they landed. However, their influence on indigenous populations was not as long lasting as once thought. Orkney residents, for example,  have some Norse DNA coding in their genetic make-up, but its limited to 25%. New studies are featured in a BBC website item.

Scottish Islands Explorer - a pedigree publication?

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