1. edao

    Politics Spain Vs UK - Gibraltar

    Who's right? Is Spain breaking the law with excessive border checks and threatening border fees, or has the UK crossed a line building artificial reefs on what is rightfully Spanish territory:innocent:? Is this just another crack in the EU.
  2. Maciamo

    Estimating Germanic Y-DNA in Iberia

    Spain and Portugal are fairly well studied countries for Y-chromosomal lineages. Unfortunately no study so far has tested for the Germanic S21/U106 subclade of R1b, and few papers even distinguish subclades of I (those who did only tested for I2a1a-M26). I have analysed the raw data from Adams...
  3. Maciamo

    Economy More Greeks and Spaniards in employment now than in the 1980's and 90's.

    Over the last few years the news have been assailing us on a nearly daily basis about the woes of the Greek and Spanish economies. The way unemployment has been skyrocketing in these two countries has grabbed people's imagination and filled many Europeans with fear and apprehension about the...
  4. Maciamo

    You know you've been in Spain too long when...

    After posting similar threads about Belgium, France, Italy, Germany, and Japan, I am completing the series of non-English-speaking countries in which I have lived. I am planning to do Britain later. Feel free to comment and add more lines about culture shock in Spain. :satisfied: You know...
  5. Maciamo

    Deep Y-DNA subclades tested in Northern Spain & Gascony (including R1b subclades)

    Begoña Martínez-Cruz et al. (2012) studied the frequencies of Y-haplogroups in the Spanish and French Basque country, Gascony, Navarra, La Rioja, northern Aragon, Cantabria, and northern Castille & Leon. There are 835 samples, making it the biggest and most detailed study for the region so far...
  6. A. Tamar Chabadi

    More Early Neolithic mtDNA from Spain

    Ancient DNA from an Early Neolithic Iberian population_MtDNA Ancient DNA from an Early Neolithic Iberian population supports a pioneer colonization by first farmers C. GAMBA,* E. FERNA´ NDEZ,*† M. TIRADO,* M. F. DEGUILLOUX,‡ M. H. PEMONGE,‡ P. UTRILLA,§ M. EDO, – M . MOLIST , * * R . RASTEIRO...
  7. Carlitos

    Andalusian cheeses

    Andalusia has a major Cheesemaking Heritage, the result of our climate, soil, vegetation and native breeds. While in oblivion the expertise of our craftsmen, whose way of processing and preserving cultural wealth is passed on from generation to generation until today. This has allowed the...
  8. L

    Economy Was there a spanish "re-conquest" of Latin America?

  9. L

    New research suggest our human ancestors ate other humans.

    Click here: Source
  10. L

    Politics Spain's FM Defends An EU-LAC Alliance "Without Paternalism"

  11. L

    Economy Spain donates 10 mln U.S. dollars for Chile's post-quake reconstruction

    Source: Peopledaily
  12. edao

    Economy Zapatero to the rescue?

    Does the future of the Euro depend on Spain's management of their economy. With talk of Portugal, Spain and Ireland next in the firing line it seems that Spain is now the key player. The markets are unconvinced by the EU and IMF rescue plans. Article Zapatero this week outlined Spain own...
  13. L

    Health Doctors in Spain claim to have performed world's first full face transplant.

    Source: Watch video at the same source.