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DNA of the Ancient Pharaohs

DNA of the Ancient Pharaohs

Dr Rob describes the horrible levels of inbreeding within the ancient Egyptian royal family and how this affected them over time. This includes the problems we see in the mummies of King Tut and his father Akhenaten, plus further up the family tree in the time of...
Early Israel was a Hotbed of Interracial Dating

Early Israel was a Hotbed of Interracial Dating

The biblical story details a surprising number of marriages between Israelite and non-Israelite people. This leads to questions about what is a “Jew”, where the boundaries are between “races” (if they even exist), and what we should expect to...
The Mystery of Personal Ancestry

The Mystery of Personal Ancestry

The things we can now learn about ourselves, and our recent history, through ancestry testing are simply amazing. Revisiting the SNP chip used by Ancestry.com and 23andMe.com, 4-grandparent test, amazing geographic specificity, no you do not have thousands of...