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The Caucasus: Complex Interplay of Genes and Cultures

News   Feb 04, 2019 | Original story from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History

 
The Caucasus: Complex Interplay of Genes and Cultures

Twin peaks of Mount Elbrus, the highest mountain in the Caucasus (5600 m). Credit: Sabine Reinhold

 
 
 

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