Category Archives: Genetics

Ever See An African With A Hobby?

Greg Cochran writes about David Reich’s new book: The people Reich dumps on are saying perfectly reasonable things. He criticizes Henry Harpending for saying that he’d never seen an African with a hobby. Of course, Henry had actually spent time … Continue reading

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YNET: Can ‘Jewishness’ be proven with a simple saliva test?

One of the things that Adolf Hitler admired about Jews was their commitment to blood purity. From YNET: A group of experts on genetics and Halacha (Jewish religious law), who are studying the so-called “Jewish gene,” are claiming that the … Continue reading

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Will the Alt-Right Peddle a New Kind of Racist Genetics?

Comments at Steve Sailer: * If Ms. Zhang needs an organ transplant we will see how quickly she believes in race. * Humans and chimpanzees share 99% of the same genes. And I share 99.99% of the same genes with … Continue reading

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Genetic citizenship: DNA testing and the Israeli Law of Return

ESSAY: The Israeli State recently announced that it may begin to use genetic tests to determine whether potential immigrants are Jewish or not. This development would demand a rethinking of Israeli law on the issue of the definition of Jewishness. … Continue reading

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DNA Predicts Academic Achievement

REPORT: Scientists from King’s College London have used a new genetic scoring technique to predict academic achievement from DNA alone. This is the strongest prediction from DNA of a behavioural measure to date. The research shows that a genetic score … Continue reading

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