Dating a southern man
Despite the lifestyle changes, they have provided a wealth of information in anthropology and genetics.
One broad study of African genetic diversity completed in 2009 found that Sān people were among the five populations with the highest measured levels of genetic diversity among the 121 distinct African populations sampled.
Into this hole is inserted a long hollow grass stem. Water is sucked into the straw from the sand, into the mouth, and then travels down another straw into the ostrich egg.
Traditionally, the San were an egalitarian society.
The ancestors of the hunter-gatherer Sān are considered to have been the first inhabitants of what is now Botswana and South Africa.
Women have a high status in San society, are greatly respected, and may be leaders of their own family groups.Women gather fruit, berries, tubers, bush onions, and other plant materials for the band's consumption.Ostrich eggs are gathered, and the empty shells are used as water containers.Xuun) (subdivisions ǂKx'ao-ǁ'ae (Auen), Juǀ'hoan, etc.) the Tuu (subdivisions ǀXam, Nusan (Nǀu), ǂKhomani, etc.) and Tshu–Khwe groups such as the Khwe (Khoi, Kxoe), Haiǁom, Naro, Tsoa, Gǁana (Gana) and Gǀu (Gwi).