Tag Archives: DNA

What are Ancestry ThruLines | Ancestry – YouTube Video

I saw this on YouTube a few days ago – What are Ancestry ThruLines | Ancestry https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nVcHgKK_ztg (about 25:11 minutes long).  

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National Geographic Geno Project DNA Ending

I was in the middle of working on my Current June 2019 DNA Price post (should be up later today) when I saw that National Geographic was no longer offering DNA kits, either on their website or Helix‘s website. The … Continue reading

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Ancestry Surpasses 15 Million DNA Customers – Ancestry.com

It took Ancestry.com long enough to post it on their blog – Ancestry Surpasses 15 Million DNA Customers: https://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2019/05/31/ancestry-surpasses-15-million-dna-customers/.  I noted a while back they had posted it on their Facebook page – AncestryDNA Hits 15 Million Kits Processed May 21, … Continue reading

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Making Discoveries With the New and Improved AncestryDNA Match List | Ancestry – YouTube Video

I saw this YouTube video recently – Making Discoveries With the New and Improved AncestryDNA Match List | Ancestry https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jhhpg83S4M (around 43:52 minutes long). 1,300th post for 2019.

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How a Utah assault case upended the cutting-edge DNA website that caught the Golden State Killer – CNN

In looking for DNA articles a few days ago, I came across this article – How a Utah assault case upended the cutting-edge DNA website that caught the Golden State Killer: https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/27/us/genetic-genealogy-gedmatch-privacy/index.html. My next post is a re-blog from The … Continue reading

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Half-Sisters Reunite After 63 Years – MyHeritage May 27, 2019

I somehow missed this on MyHeritage – Half-Sisters Reunite After 63 Years – MyHeritage May 27, 2019: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/05/half-sisters-reunite-after-63-years/. When half-sisters Peni and Sue found each other and spoke for the first time, they were amazed by the similarities between them. … Continue reading

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Facing DNA Privacy Concerns Head-On With Informed Consent — The Genetic Genealogist

This weekend, GEDmatch changed its Terms of Service to automatically opt every one of the >1,250,000 kits in the database out of matching with any kit uploaded for law enforcement purposes. 28 more words via Facing DNA Privacy Concerns Head-On With … Continue reading

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Stories of Overseas Chinese: How they connected with their families – FamilySearch May 29, 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – Stories of Overseas Chinese: How they connected with their families – FamilySearch May 29, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/overseas-chinese/. –snip– Nearly 46 million people are overseas Chinese—people with Chinese origins who live outside of Mainland … Continue reading

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Historical Record Guru Mike Mansfield Shares His Story – MyHeritage

I saw this last night on MyHeritage – Historical Record Guru Mike Mansfield Shares His Story: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/05/historical-record-guru-mike-mansfield-shares-his-story/ Have you ever wondered how MyHeritage SuperSearch™ finds the right record you need from among the 9.7+ billion historical records in our archives? … Continue reading

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That other DNA — The Legal Genealogist

Something else the letters stand for Everyone who reads The Legal Genealogist on a regular basis knows what DNA stands for. It’s deoxyribonucleic acid. One of two types of molecules that encode genetic information. 495 more words via That other DNA … Continue reading

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