A new map allows us to trace our ancient human ancestry, revealing how extensively past interbreeding has affected people alive today.

The genetic analysis behind the map’s creation strengthens earlier findings that modern humans migrating out of Africa and interbred with the populations they encountered in Europe and Asia.

These populations consisted of at least two types of ancient humans: Neanderthals and Denisovans.

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