My Ancestry DNA Test Revealed 2 Sisters I Didn't Know I Had
The Huffington Post - 7d
My twin sister, Michele, and I were adopted together at birth. Since this was explained to us at age 7, we’ve naturally wondered about our roots, but never very …

College claims discovery of George Washington's hair, but fears DNA testing could destroy historic find
ABC News - 1d
"[A DNA test] would take the hair and break it down ... "A test would reveal …

Home DNA test leads to family reunion, but experts still urge caution
WRAL - 2h
For generations, photo albums shared family stories as a way of preserving a …

Dna Breakthrough Shows Taino Lived On After Columbus
The Tribune - 1h
Such a link had previously been suggested by other studies based on modern DNA. None of these, however, was able to draw on the ancient genome. The new …

How ‘Black Panther’ drove me to discover my African ancestry
The Grio - 7m
I had not bothered with learning about my individual ancestry beyond New York and West Virginia ... However, I want to know what is specifically coursing through …

Ancient DNA Reveals Descendants of a People Allegedly Decimated by Columbus
Inverse - 15m
However, notes Hofman, poor DNA preservation holds back analysis in tropical …

2017 was the year consumer DNA testing blew up
MIT Technology Review - 5d
The number of people who have had their DNA analyzed with direct-to-consumer genetic genealogy tests more than doubled during 2017 and now exceeds 12 …

Aha — So That’s Where My DNA Comes From
The Pilot Newspaper - 2h
Still, at least I don’t have to do like the guy in the Ancestry commercial and go trade in my lederhosen for a kilt. How about you? If you have any interesting or surprising DNA findings along these lines, please let me share them. Contact Steve …

Ancient DNA sheds light on what happened to the Taino, the native Caribbeans
Ars Technica - 1d
Modern inhabitants of the Caribbean islands mostly have a mixture of African and …

DNA tests help families to find roots, unite
Click2Houston - 2d
Crista Cowan, a family history researcher with Ancestry, said 20 billion historical records live on the site. Seven million people are included in the company's DNA …