Oetzi the 5300-year-old Mummy – an Unknown Branch of Human Family Tree

November 3, 2008 / No Comments

A 5300-year-old mummified body of a man whom scientists have fondly named as Oetzi, has really altered our understanding of the human family tree and its gene pool with a DNA pattern that shows that he did not belong to any known branch of human family tree. Oetzi was found preserved in the ice of the Eastern Alps in 1991 and ...