One Hundred Thousand Adams and Eves?

April 8, 2019 - General
Adam and Eve (rudall30 / Adobe Stock)

When the journalist Roger Lewin in 1987 dubbed the common maternal ancestor of all people living today “Mitochondrial Eve,” he evoked a creation story—that of a woman who was the mother of us all, and whose descendants dispersed throughout the earth. 

Source: origins

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