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Face of first Brit revealed thanks to GEE's Professor Mark Thomas, Dr Yoan Diekmann and Natural History Museum researchers

8 February 2018

Congratulations to Professor Mark Thomas and Dr Yoan Diekmann (both UCL Genetics, Evolution & Environment) who analysed Cheddar Man’s DNA sequences to establish aspects of his appearance. Following the Natural History Museum and Channel 4 press briefing held on 6 Febraury the story has been picked up by a number of national and international newspapers and boradcasters including the Times, Guardian, Telegraph, BBC, ITV, Sky to name but a few.

The articles position Mark and Yoan’s contribution to the research, ahead of the Channel 4 programme First Brit: Secrets of the 10,000 Year Old Man which will air on Channel 4 on Sunday 18 February.

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Other media coverage: Guardian, Times, BBC News, Daily Mail, Sun, Independent, Mail Online, Sky News, Independent (2), Evening Standard, Sun (2), USA Today, Washington Post, Mirror, CBS News, CNN, BuzzFeed, iNews, RT, Al Jazeera, Telegraph, Time, ABC News, Spiegel Online, Denver Post