The Greeks are descendants of the Mycenaeans, DNA study confirms

Mycenaean Greeks DNA

The tomb of Clytemnestra in Mycenae. Credit: Jean Housen /Wikimedia Commons/CC BY 3.0 DNA evidence shows that Greeks are indeed descendants of the Mycenaeans, who ruled mainland Greece and the Aegean Sea from 1,600 BC to 1,200 BC The evidence comes from a well-publicized 2017 study in which scientists analyzed the tooth genes of nineteen … Read more