What is one of the most important pieces of information in the history of humanity was confirmed tonight, an event of unparalleled proportions as regards the human story.
It is the equivalent of finding extraterrestrial life on earth, it is like finding out that some people are the products of an alien species mating with their ancestors.
Yet it will go unmarked, and barely remembered.
The fact that the DNA of Modern Europeans contains up to 4 % of Neanderthal DNA proves that we are a distinct species of humanity, our race is more than just a social construct - it is a sign that we are a distinct strain of the human species.
We are Cro-Magnon Neanderthal Hybrids, not just Homo Sapiens.
We are the children of the North, our bloodlines in these lands travel back to a period long before Homo Sapiens even evolved, through our Neanderthal ancestors.