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The Human Family Tree Migration Pathways

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The Human Family Tree Migration Pathways
The Human Family Tree - Generalized Migration Patterns

The Human Family Tree - Generalized Migration Patterns

National Geographic (c) 2009

Extrapolated human migration patterns out of Africa, derived from the Genographic Project and described in the 2009 program on the National Geographic Channel called The Human Family Tree. The Geographic Project has collected over 200,000 samples of DNA from people all over the world and generated this map of the progress of human migrations out of Africa, beginning during the Middle Paleolithic about 60,000 years ago.

The Geonographic Project and project director Spencer Wells were described in The Human Family Tree, which aired on the National Geographic Channel on August 30, 2009.

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