Three Degrees of 23andMe

August 23, 2012
Using 23andMe's DNA Relatives can reveal something quite extraordinary, about how interconnected we all are. By comparing the DNA of a random collection of people we find that any two people are linked by just three degrees of separation.
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Three Degrees of Genetic Separation

June 08, 2012
What do Martha Stewart and Samuel L. Jackson have in common? Besides being supremely successful in their respective careers, Stewart and Jackson both share a mutual 4th cousin based on 23andMe's DNA analysis. But their connection is not so unique -- it turns out that between most people there is at most three degrees of genetic separation.
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