An Unexpected Result: Genetics Sheds Light on the Spanish Inquisition

December 04, 2008
With the return of Christian rule to Spain in 1492 after nearly 800 years of Muslim rule, hundreds of thousands of people – both Muslim and Jewish – were faced...
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The Genetic History of the Samaritans

September 05, 2008
The ability of Samaritans to remain genetically and culturally isolated in one of the most diverse regions on Earth has piqued the interest of both geneticists and historians, who have spent years trying to understand this unique group of people tucked away in the Levantine desert.
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