Tagged With Ancestry

The most common ancestry in every US state

5 Brits predicted their heritage before taking DNA tests — the results were pretty surprising

After you spit into a tube for a DNA test like 23andMe, experts say you shouldn't assume your data will stay private forever

I revisited my AncestryDNA test 3 years later and found some surprising changes to my results

I tried 23andMe and Helix to find out which DNA test would guess my ancestry more accurately

Elizabeth Warren apologizes to the Cherokee Nation for her controversial DNA test after months of criticism

Elizabeth Warren's Native American heritage has become a major source of contention for the 2020 presidential candidate. Here's everything you need to know.

Genetic testing is the future of healthcare, but many experts say companies like 23andMe are doing more harm than good

An 88-year-old woman was reunited with her daughter 69 years after thinking her baby had died during childbirth

Google's life-extension spinoff teamed up with Ancestry to study 54 million family trees — and learned that a surprising factor helps determine how long we live

'This test is garbage': Experts and former employees allege that a Silicon Valley startup gives bogus 'cellular ages' based on a flawed blood test

There are only a few states in the US where it's common for people to say their ancestry is 'American'

Where Americans can trace their ancestry, in 17 maps

Here are the most common ancestries in every US state

DNA-testing companies like 23andMe sell your genetic data to drugmakers and other Silicon Valley startups

A collaboration between Google’s secretive life-extension spinoff and popular genetics company Ancestry has quietly ended

23andMe plans to send DNA kits to try to reunite families separated at the border — but privacy issues loom

How to delete your DNA data from genetics companies like 23andMe and Ancestry

Lawmakers are asking DNA-testing companies about their privacy policies — here's what you should know when taking genetics tests like 23andMe or AncestryDNA

23andMe just got the OK to tell you if you have an increased risk of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and other diseases