Steppe 2.0: would you swipe right on a steppe brother?

The biological and social consequences of Yamnaya nomadism

Earlier posts in this series: Steppe 1.0, Going Nomad, Steppe 1.1a: A nowhere man's world, and Steppe 1.1b: culture vultures descend.

Recently, I tweeted Philip Edwin's above-imagined reconstruction of a Bronze-Age Yamnaya male. For my own entertainment, I wanted to see what ethnicity people with a modern eye would peg him as. Among m…

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