Are Gingers Going Extinct?  Are all the redheads actually going…

Are Gingers Going Extinct? 

Are all the redheads actually going extinct? Greg Foot finds out and traces back the urban myth to see whether Ron Weasley and Hannah Fry should be afraid!

Footnote 1 – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/gingers-face-extinction-due-to-climate-change-scientists-warn-9590054.html
Footnote 2 – http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1362956/
Footnote 3 – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/edexcel_pre_2011/genes/genesrev2.shtml
Footnote 4 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-kjyLK1iMw
Footnote 5 – http://www.hindawi.com/journals/njos/2014/498276/
Footnote 6 – http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1362956/
Footnote 7 – http://science.howstuffworks.com/science-vs-myth/everyday-myths/redhead-anesthesia1.htm
Footnote 8 – http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/14/597#B3
http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/vitamin-d-deficiency-risk/
http://jn.nutrition.org/content/136/4/1126.full
Footnote 9 – http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19307527?dopt=Citation
Footnote 10 – http://www.irishcentral.com/news/scientists-confirm-redhead-gene-evolved-due-to-lack-of-sunlight-224444281-237778201.html and http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/gingers-face-extinction-due-to-climate-change-scientists-warn-9590054.html
Footnote 11 – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/gingers-face-extinction-due-to-climate-change-scientists-warn-9590054.html
Footnote 12 – https://www.scotlandsdna.com/ and http://www.scotlandnow.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/gingers-could-become-extinct-due-3809752
Footnote 13 – http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jul/10/redheads-die-out-extinction-ginger-gene-bad-science-red-hair
Footnote 14 – http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jul/10/redheads-die-out-extinction-ginger-gene-bad-science-red-hair
Footnote 15 – http://science.howstuffworks.com/life/genetic/redhead-extinction.htm
Footnote 16 – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/edexcel_pre_2011/genes/genesrev2.shtml
Footnote 17 – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/redhead-day-dutch-city-welcomes-thousands-of-ginger-people-in-annual-festival-9717840.html

By: Brit Lab.

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Are Gingers Going Extinct?  Are all the redheads actually going…

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