Blog

Mothers Day around the world

Posted on: 11th May 2018
Mother’s Day is celebrated all over the world in so many different ways and encourages a variety of traditions that have become a crucial part of the national holiday.

Explore your Motherline

Posted on: 25th April 2018
History of Mother’s DayMother's Day in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand is annually held on the second Sunday of May which was signed as a joint resolution by President Woodrow Wilson in 1914.

Our Favourite DNA Facts

Posted on: 3rd April 2018
DNA - or Deoxyribonucleic Acid - is our unique, genetic code that exists in all humans and nearly all living organisms. These special codes in DNA store information and are made up of four chemical bases known as adenine (A), guanine (G), cytosine (C), and thymine (T).

Living DNA lead the way at RootsTech 2018

Posted on: 28th March 2018
RootsTech was bigger and better for the Living DNA team this year. As platinum sponsors, our co-founders, David and Hannah opened the conference on the Wednesday afternoon with a high impact presentation to over 15,000 excited attendees.

Who were the Neanderthals?

Posted on: 1st November 2017
Neanderthals are our closest extinct human relatives, we share 99.7% of their DNA. They lived in Eurasia 200,000 to 30,000 years ago, when they eventually became extinct.