Stone Age Dane had dark skin and dark hair: DNA study

‘Lola’, as the young woman has been christened, was a hunter gatherer who roamed with her family on the Danish island of Lolland about 5,600 years ago, the researchers wrote in their article, which was published in Nature Communications on Tuesday. 
“This is the first genome that has been generated from the Stone Age in Denmark,” Theis ZT Jensen, the lead author, who is a post-doctoral researcher at Copenhagen University, told The Local. 
As genes for dark skin and dark hair have…
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