Ancient Briton had dark skin and blue eyes, scientists find


Experts from the Natural History Museum and University College London conducted genetic tests on the remains, finding that the earliest Briton (pictured) would be considered ‘black’ today.

Source: Daily Mail

"Cheddar Man", Britain's oldest, nearly complete human skeleton, had dark skin, blue eyes and dark curly hair when he lived in what is now southwest England 10,000 years ago, scientists who read his DNA have discovered.

Source: Reuters

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