Day archives: August 2nd, 2018

Armenians Show Genetic Affinity with 32 Ethnic Groups

Armenians Show Genetic Affinity

Recent studies conducted by the University of Oxford demonstrate that DNA analysis can uncover much more secrets of the origin of the human race than historical and archaeological discoveries. Thanks to a method called “Globetrotter” based on the analysis of phenotype fragments, scientists carried out the project “A genetic atlas of human admixture history”, which …

How Armenian Scientists Saved the Door of the Arakelots Monastery – Early 20th Century

How Armenian Scientists Saved the Door of the Arakelots Monastery

During WWI, the Armenians suffered a terrifying tragedy. Taking advantage of the war, the Young Turk government of the Ottoman Empire initiated mass massacres of Armenians and other Christians living in the Ottoman Empire. Armenians in particular suffered enormous losses, with the Turks killing approximately 1,5 million Armenians. Additionally, the Turks plundered and destroyed numerous …