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By Philippa Hadlow Finding a way to define true beauty has been confounding us for centuries. Is beauty a uniquely personal and emotional response? The shape of a face, the style of a garment or the colour of a piece of jewellery might resonate deeply...

By Philippa Hadlow Aboriginal Australians are one of the most ancient cultures and oldest continuous populations in the world. A genome extracted from a 100-year-old hair sample in Western Australia revealed that Aboriginals descended from a single human lineage who migrated from Africa to Southeast Asia...