Global Migrations - The Power and Pitfalls of Ancient DNA: What ancient DNA can and can’t tell us about ancient human migrations
Professor Lisa Matisoo-Smith will talk about the developments in ancient DNA technology in the last 10 years have allowed for the generation of new data that have challenged a number of assumptions about past human migrations. This talk will discuss some new findings that have progressed our understanding of human migration history and also some of the problems we have seen in the interpretation of DNA data.
Sunday 21 July 2pm
Toitū OSM – Auditorium