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The Kennewick Man Finally Freed to Share His Secrets

Photos of the Ainu people of Japan, thought to be among his closest living relatives, were inspiration for Kennewick Man’s reconstruction.

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Kennewick Man - Wikipedia

Kennewick Man; Kennewick Manis the name for the remains of a prehistoric man found near Kennewick, Washington. The Kennewick coroner, decided the bones were ancient but might not be Native American. Archaeologist explained them as "Caucasoid". The final date indicated an age of 9,000 years, making Kennewick Man one of the oldest and most complete skeletons found in the Americas' resembled South Asians and the Ainu people of northeast Asia'

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Geneticists crack the 20-year mystery of the Kennewick Man skeleton

The Kennewick Man. Sculpted bust by StudioEIS, based on forensic facial reconstruction by sculptor Amanda Danning. Photo by Brittney Tatchell/Smithsonian Institution

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The Kennewick Man Finally Freed to Share His Secrets

Kennewick Man, 9,000-year-old remains found in Washington State. He is unrelated to any living peoples, but closest relatives are people found on a remote archipelago sw of New Zealand and the Ainu of Japan. Both of these and he are believed to have descended from the ancient (12,000-16,000 years ago) Jōmon, the original inhabitants of the Japanese Islands. If correct, the traditional view that the first Americans came through central Asia and across the Bering Land Bridge is wrong. Click…

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A new analysis, published in Nature, refutes the theory that the 8,500-year-old skeleton was a European. Instead, he was related to contemporary Native Americans.

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New DNA Results Show Kennewick Man Was Native American

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The Kennewick Man Finally Freed to Share His Secrets

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Mystery Of 'Kennewick Man' Skeleton May Soon Be Solved

Mystery Of Ancient Kennewick Man Skeleton May Soon Be Solved, 9500 yr. old skeleton found in Washington

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