• On 21 October 2018, the Board for the Certification of Genealogists (BCG) approved five modified and seven new standards relating to the use of DNA evidence in genealogical work. BCG also updated the Genealogist’s Code to address the protection

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  • Member Tests in Progress at FTDNA as of 10/24/2018

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  • Only two percent of the population needs to have done a DNA test to identify nearly everyone else, researchers found. Click

    A Dutch man has made the startling discovery through a FTDNA Y-DNA test that his dad was a 'super sperm donor' and he could have as many as 1,000 half-brothers and half-sisters around the world. Click ...

  • "At a recent genetic-genealogy meeting I [Sarah Zhang] attended, an audience member asked how to convince people to upload their DNA results to more genealogy sites. “Tell them they’ll find they’re Native American and they’ll all go,” another

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