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Keep the Spirit of Your Ancestors Alive by Celebrating Your Ancestry

Keep the Spirit of Your Ancestors Alive by Celebrating Your Ancestry

You keep your ancestor's spirits alive when you remember who they are. Many of you are fortunate to know since a child the full story of your bloodline. Some of you, however, aren’t so lucky. Thanks to genetic genealogy, you can discover the roots of your family tree going back centuries. You no longer have to sit and wonder about your bloodline.

Should Law Enforcement Be Allowed To Use DNA Databases To Catch Criminals?

Should Law Enforcement Be Allowed To Use DNA Databases To Catch Criminals?

When the alleged Golden State Killer was arrested, many DNA testing companies were known only for helping to trace family histories or unlocking family medical secrets. However, because the police uploaded the DNA from the crime scene and found distant relatives of the alleged Golden State Killer, forensic genealogy has come out of the darkness and into the spotlight. Since then, the uploading of DNA from a crime scene to Family Tree DNA, and other websites, dozens of rapes and murders have been solved…