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North Greenland Polar Eskimos are the only hunter-gatherer population, to our knowledge, who can offer precise genealogical records spanning several generations http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18364314

North Greenland Polar Eskimos are the only hunter-gatherer population, to our knowledge, who can offer precise genealogical records spanning several generations http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18364314

The All-American Dog ... This short article has some very interesting things to note about which dogs are truly "native Americans" and which are not. Fascinating! :)

The All-American Dog ... This short article has some very interesting things to note about which dogs are truly "native Americans" and which are not. Fascinating! :)

"Arctic gene" makes fasting dangerous for Inuit. Consequences can be grave for infants who go without food longer than overnight. Thousands of years of a diet with lots of animal fats and sparse carbohydrates left a mark on the DNA of Native people of the Far North, a genetic condition that slows the body’s ability to burn fat for energy. The trait affects people in Greenland and Russia too. It may be advantageous in some circumstances.

"Arctic gene" makes fasting dangerous for Inuit. Consequences can be grave for infants who go without food longer than overnight. Thousands of years of a diet with lots of animal fats and sparse carbohydrates left a mark on the DNA of Native people of the Far North, a genetic condition that slows the body’s ability to burn fat for energy. The trait affects people in Greenland and Russia too. It may be advantageous in some circumstances.

Åndemagersken Teemiartissaq. Photo. Photographer: William Thalbitzer, 1906. Dansk Polar Center

Åndemagersken Teemiartissaq. Photo. Photographer: William Thalbitzer, 1906. Dansk Polar Center

The Inuit are a group of culturally similar indigenous peoples inhabiting the Arctic regions of Canada (Northwest Territories, Nunatsiavut, Nunavik, Nunavut, Nunatukavut), Denmark (Greenland), Russia (Siberia) and the United States (Alaska).[2] Inuit means “the people” in the Inuktitut language. An Inuk is singular for Inuit person, whereas Inuit is plural. The Inuit language is grouped under Eskimo–Aleut languages

The Inuit are a group of culturally similar indigenous peoples inhabiting the Arctic regions of Canada (Northwest Territories, Nunatsiavut, Nunavik, Nunavut, Nunatukavut), Denmark (Greenland), Russia (Siberia) and the United States (Alaska).[2] Inuit means “the people” in the Inuktitut language. An Inuk is singular for Inuit person, whereas Inuit is plural. The Inuit language is grouped under Eskimo–Aleut languages

Native American Nations, The People of the North, and 360 Migration Around the Arctic Circle

Native American Nations and 360 Degree Migration Around the Arctic Circle

Native American Nations, The People of the North, and 360 Migration Around the Arctic Circle

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