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Latest Native Americans in the United States Stories

2012-09-07 23:01:13

Shelley Morningsong (Northern Cheyenne) has composed a theme song, "One by One", for Futures for Children.

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2012-07-12 12:47:14

The largest survey of Native American DNA ever conducted has revealed that people settled the New World in three distinct waves, not one as previously believed.

2012-07-11 13:34:05

Scientists have found that Native American populations — from Canada to the southern tip of Chile — arose from at least three migrations, with the majority descended entirely from a single group of First American migrants that crossed over through Beringia, a land bridge between Asia and America that existed during the ice ages, more than 15,000 years ago.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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