myOrigins Methodology Whitepaper

Published May 8, 2014Written by Razib Khan and Rui H, Family Tree DNAUpdated September 13, 2017 Abstract
The aim of this survey is to review [...]

myOrigins – Undetermined Region

Once you receive your Family Finder results, you might see that your myOrigins ethnic makeup includes an Undetermined Region result.

What does my Undetermined Region result [...]

Population Clusters in myOrigins

Who are you?

That’s a question with many possible answers. You are the sum of a lifetime of experiences. You are the result of choices [...]

myOrigins 2.0 Update

Published: April 7, 2017

Our Recent update of myOrigins 2.0 has added to and refined our Genetic Populations and Population Clusters based on new research [...]

myOrigins: Unraveling Ancestries

by Razib Khan Who are you? Where do you come from?

These are fundamental questions that we as human beings ask.

Genetics is one part of the answer [...]

myOrigins – Surprising Threads on the Tapestry

 by Razib Khan
Sometimes what we think we know about the past obscures what the true past is because the elements that we use to [...]