Researchers have generated a high-coverage genome to learn more about his genetic history. It appears that Ötzi had dark skin, dark eyes, and a balding head.
“It’s still magic even if you know how it’s done. – Terry Pratchett from A Hat Full of Sky”
The world’s oldest fully manufactured ornaments are ostrich eggshell beads.
“By looking into the past with a narrower lens, archaeogenetics can shed more light on how communities and families were organised.”