Daily Archives: February 27, 2012

Swedish king exhumed to solve grave mystery


The Local Sweden
Researchers have begun exhuming the remains of Magnus III Ladulås, who reigned as Swedish king from 1275 until 1290, in order to perform DNA tests to ascertain the identity of those with whom he is buried.

DNA reveals Neanderthal extinction clues


BBC
Neanderthals were already on the verge of extinction in Europe by the time modern humans arrived on the scene, a study suggests.

DNA clue could solve 47 year-old Wanda Beach murders


News.com Australia
A BLOOD spot may hold vital DNA evidence that could solve one of Sydney’s most enduring mysteries.