Just up at the Design of Life blog: African Eve
Was one woman who lived 150,000 to 200,000 years ago the ancestress of all of us? Science may not be sure, but pop culture is.
Part One: Our Mitochondria: A piece in the puzzle of our origins?
Part Two: What does our mitochondrial DNA say about human ancestry?
Part Three: African Eve - when pop culture falls in love with science