Ancient Skeletons Help Explain Who Lived in the Roman Empire

By Bo Beard | May 11, 2024

An intriguing revelation

Even millennia after the decline of the Roman Empire, our fascination with it persists, despite our relatively limited understanding of its intricacies.
 

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An intriguing revelation comes from the empire's frontier in the Balkans, where recent genetic research has unveiled new insights. 
 

The empire's homeland

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Contrary to expectations, it appears that only a small number of individuals from Rome itself, the empire's homeland, resided in this region.