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Early globetrotters

William Wells

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Genome Biology 2000, 1:spotlight-20000725-02  doi:10.1186/gb-spotlight-20000725-02

Published: 25 July 2000

Was Polynesia colonized by people migrating from Taiwan or Melanesia? New data suggest that neither theory is correct, and that southeast Asia may have been the starting-off point.