Media & Press

Scientific press

Nature: What DNA reveals about St Helena’s freed slaves, 07 Dec 2016
Nature: Human skeleton found on famed Antikythera shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
Nature: Source Material, 26 May 2016
Nature: Ancient DNA from hot climes yields its secrets, 14 Oct 2015
Science: Breaking a tropical taboo, 23 July 2015
Science: DNA reveals history of buried slaves, 9 March 2015
PNAS: Genetic ancestry of 17th-century slaves, 21 March 2015
Nature: Capturing ancient DNA, 25 November 2013
Science: Ancient Hunter-Gatherers Kept in Touch, 28 June 2012
Nature: Filling in the gaps in the slave trade, 1 December 2011
New Scientist: Graveyard DNA rewrites African American history, 16 September 2010

Print media

El País: El esqueleto que apareció en un naufragio de hace 2.100 años, 22 Sep 2016 (in Spanish)
Volksstimme: Archäologen finden 2000 Jahre altes Skelett in Schiffswrack, 21 Sep 2016 (in German)
Smithsonian Magazine: Skeleton from the Antikythera shipwreck could give clues to life aboard, 20 Sep 2016
The New York Times: Human Remains Found at Ancient Roman-Era Shipwreck, 20 Sep 2016
The Japan Times: 2,000-year-old Greek shipwreck bones, depth gauge excite scientists, 20 Sep 2016
Der Standard: 2.000 Jahre altes Skelett im Schiffswrack von Antikythera entdeckt, 20 Sep 2016 (in German)
The Guardian: DNA from the deep? Antikythera shipwreck yields ancient human bones, 19 Sep 2016
Archaeology Magazine: Human Remains Recovered at Greece’s Antikythera Shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
National Geographic: Tracing slaves to their African homelands, 4 February 2016
Archaeology Magazine: Top Ten Discoveries of 2015 – Tracing slave origins, 7 Dec 2015
NORDJYSKE: Europas landbrugsrevolution fandt sted takket være migranter, 8 Sep 2015 (in Danish)
Jyllands Posten: Hele Europas landbrugsrevolution fandt sted takket være migranter, 8 Sep 2015 (in Danish)
Archaeology Magazine: Finding Lost African Homelands, 4 June 2015
LA Times: DNA from ancient teeth solves mystery of African slave burial, 10 March 2015
Der Spiegel: Menschenraub: Erbgut-Analyse klärt Herkunft afrikanischer Sklaven, 10 March 2015 (in German)
Archaeology Magazine: Poorly Preserved DNA Identifies Origins of Enslaved Africans, 10 March 2015
Copenhagen Post: New DNA technique reveals ethnic roots of 17th century slaves, 10 March 2015
Daily Mail: DNA sleuths trace slave bones to Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, 9 March 2015
deVolksrant: Herkomst slaven achterhaald via dna, 10 March 2015 (in Dutch)
The Daily Herald: Centuries-old DNA helps identify Zoutsteeg slave skeleton origins, 9 March 2015
Udvikling: DNA fortæller om slaveri, 14 October 2014 (Denmark)
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: Die Wahrheit ist niemals schwarzweiß, 20 February 2011 (in German)

Radio and television

RFI: Quelle mémoire au fond des mers?, Autour de la question, 18 Oct 2016 (in French)
BBC: The Antikythera Mechanism and the Ship Wreck, Science in Action, 22 Sep 2016
CNN: 2,000-year-old shipwreck releases human remains from watery grave, 21 Sep 2016
ABC News: 2,000yo skeleton discovered at Mediterranean shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
BBC: Centuries-old DNA reveals origins of enslaved Africans, Newsday, 11 March 2015
Deutschlandfunk: Herkunft Afrikanischer Sklaven, Forschung Aktuell, 10 March 2015 (in German)
ZDF: Terra-X. Schatzjagd and der Seidenstrasse, Erstausstrahlung: 20 October 2013 (in German)
National Geographic Channel: Search for the Head of John the Baptist, 5 April 2012
Sverige Radio: På jakt efter slavarna, Vetenskapradion Historia, 23 January 2012 (in Swedish)
Deutschlandfunk: Schwierige Herkunftsanalyse, 10 September 2010 (in German)

Blogs and online news channels

Focus Online: Archäologen finden 2000 Jahre altes Skelett, 21 Sep 2016 (in German)
The Wire: What a 2,000-Year-Old Skeleton Tells Us About a Mysterious Shipwreck, 21 Sep 2016
History.com: Skeleton from the Antikythera shipwreck could give clues to life aboard, 21 Sep 2016
Spektrum.de: Ein Skelett im Antikythera-Wrack, 20 Sep 2016 (in German)
Forbes Magazine: 2,000-Year-Old Skeleton Discovered In Ancient Greek Shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
The Huffington Post: 2000-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found On Famed Shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
Science Daily: Ancient skeleton discovered on Antikythera Shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
IB Times: 2,000-year-old human skeleton pulled from Antikythera shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
mentalfloss.com: Archaeologists Find Skeleton at Antikythera Mechanism Shipwreck, 19 Sep 2016
History.com: New DNA Techniques Help Scientists Find Origins of African Slaves, 5 Feb 2016
Science 2.0: Ancient Genome Of Iberian Farmer Sequenced, 14 March 2015
Archaeology News Network: First ancient genome recovered from the Mediterranean area, 8 Sep 2015
ScienceNordic: Genetics confirm: Migrants brought farming to the Mediterranean, 7 Sep 2015
news.in.gr: The first ancient genome of the Mediterranean, 4 Sep 2015 (in Greek)
South China Morning Post: DNA analysis used to trace the origins of buried slaves, 11 March 2015
Newser: How Slave Skeletons Were Finally Traced to Their Home, 10 March 2015
Mail & Guardian Africa: DNA sleuths trace origins of enslaved Africans, Ghana, 10 March 2015
Ars Technica: Genetic data gives a window into the slave trade, 8 Sep 2015
St Martin Island Time: Ancient DNA analysis reveals the origins of the “Zoutsteeg Three”, 10 March 2015
ABC News: DNA traces origins of 17th century African slaves, 9 March 2015
CBS News: DNA analysis traces African slaves back to their roots, 9 March 2015
NBC News: 17th-Century Slaves’ Bones Traced to African Homelands, 9 March 2015
Science Daily: Centuries-old DNA helps identify origins of Caribbean slave skeletons, 9 March 2015
Videnskab.dk: DNA afslører, hvilket område i Afrika slaver kom fra, 9 March 2015 (in Danish)
Genomeweb.com: Ancient DNA Reveals African Origins of Enslaved Individuals in Caribbean, 14 March 2015
Heritage Daily: Ancient DNA helps trace origins of Caribbean slaves, 10 March 2015
Globo.com: Técnica permite identificar origem de escravos enviados à América, 10 March 2015 (in Portuguese)
Caribbean360.com: Ancient DNA reveals origins of Caribbean slaves, 16 March 2015
Science360.gov: Centuries-old DNA helps identify origins of slave skeletons, 11 March 2015
Medium.com: Digging for DNA, 29 January 2015

Media commentary

Ars Technica: Neanderthal teeth tell tales of diet and medicine, 8 March 2017
Nature: Collapse of Aztec society linked to catastrophic salmonella outbreak, 16 Feb 2017
Videnskab.dk: fossilt dna loeser gaade om stillehavets foerste soefarere, 4 Oct 2016 (in Danish)
Videnskab.dk: 2.000 år gammelt skelet fundet på berømt skibsvrag, 20 Sep 2016 (in Danish)
Kennislink.nl: Wolf en mens raakten tweemaal bevriend, 3 Jun 2016 (in Dutch)
Videnskab.dk: DNA bringer os taet pa menneskets forfader og ryster stamtraeet, 15 Mar 2016 (in Danish)
Kennislink.nl: Deel prehistorische Europeanen kwam rechtstreeks uit Afrika, 9 Feb 2016 (in Dutch)
Trouw: De pest waart al meer dan 5000 jaar rond, 24 Oct 2015 (in Dutch)
Nature: Ancient DNA from hot climes yields its secrets, 14 Oct 2015
Videnskab.dk: Bønder i Sydeuropa nedstammer fra samme migranter som bønder i Nordeuropa, 8 Sep 2015
ScienceNordic: Genetics confirm: Migrants brought farming to the Mediterranean, 7 Sep 2015
Videnskab.dk: Mennesket delte Europa med neandertalere i mindst 1000 år, 25 April 2015 (in Danish)