Asian with green eye

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For years the residents of the remote north western Chinese village of Liqian have believed they were special. Many of the villagers have Western characteristics including green eyes and blonde hair leading some experts to suggest that they may be the descendants of a lost Roman legion that settled in the area. Now DNA testing of the villagers has shown that almost two thirds of them are of Caucasian origin. The results lend weigh to the theory that the founding of Liqian may be linked to the legend of the missing army of Roman general Marcus Crassus. In 53BC, after Crassus was defeated by the Parthians and beheaded near what is now Iran, stories persisted that Romans were captured and wandered the region for years. The town's link with Rome was first suggested by a professor of Chinese history at Oxford in the s.

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Do many East Asians actually have blue eyes/green eyes? - Quora

Blue and green eyes are rare in East Asians, but not unheard of. Most are SNPs single-nucleotide polymorphisms which are the smallest units of genetic variation. Unfortunately, just having one of these SNPs is only enough to bump your eye color down a notch on the color scale, from dark brown to medium brown, or from light br. Unfortunately, just having one of these SNPs is only enough to bump your eye color down a notch on the color scale, from dark brown to medium brown, or from light brown to hazel. Shown as orange slices in the circles below.

DNA tests show Chinese villagers with green eyes could be descendants of lost Roman legion

The colored part of your eye is called the iris. The color comes from a brown pigment called melanin. Different eye colors are caused by different amounts of pigment. Today, brown is the most common eye color worldwide.
And like you, when I was a girl, I used to make believe that I was all white. I wanted to grow up to be tall like almost six foot and blonde with blue eyes. It was a brief phase, but still a bit sad. Ironically, 2 of my friends said that when they were kids, they wanted to be Asian. So you know, maybe it's normal that we all want to be Other.