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The Paternal-Line Story Written In Your DNA
August 14, 2017
23andMe's new and improved Paternal Haplogroup report, allows customers to trace the footsteps of their paternal-line ancestors over thousands of generations of human history.
Blast from the Past
February 24, 2016
Geneticist David Reich The ability to extract and then sequence ancient DNA, not just from ancient human bones, but also from the bones of our ancient cousins the Neanderthals, is...
Don’t Know Much About History?
June 02, 2015
High school teacher Thomas Holterman wanted to show his students that some of the human story and our own family history are written in our DNA if we choose to...
Back-to-School: Human Prehistory 101
August 31, 2012
Soon children will be filling their backpacks with new notebooks and pencils and piling into yellow school buses. Even if your school days are long past, you need not...
The Origin of Farming in Europe: A View from the Y Chromosome
July 25, 2008
This guest post is by Roy King, who is a professor of psychiatry at Stanford University and a research colleague of Stanford geneticist and 23andMe scientific adviser Peter Underhill. Roy...