Aleksandra Kolaković: Serbs in the Region and Diaspora are the First Image of Serbia

In the past and today, individuals have been that important link in cultural diplomacy. Scientists, artists and writers communicate in a specific way and have been, consciously or not, actors of cultural diplomacy. I will mention Nikola Tesla and Milutin Milanković, whose “stars” still have their brilliance, perhaps even more important for questions of identity, culture and politics today than in the past.

Balkan Genes, or How Similar We Are

When the Slavs migrated to the Balkans, they did not replace the local population. Rather, the indigenous Balkan genome and the genome of the Slavic migrants mixed, according to the latest research on the genetic origins of the Balkan peoples. The genetic differences between the Serbs, Croats, Bosnians and Montenegrins are practically nonexistent, scientists say