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The best at-home DNA test kits you can buy

A DNA test kit can tell you all about your genetic ancestry, how to be healthy, or reveal the paternity of a child. Here are the best DNA test kits.
An Ancestry test kit.

Ancestry just came out with 2 new DNA tests focused on health. Here’s what you can learn from them.

Ancestry's new products will test for heart conditions, inherited cancers, and carrier status for conditions like cystic fibrosis.

Jeffrey Epstein had a ‘Frankenstein’-like plan to analyze human DNA in the US Virgin Islands, and it reportedly pulled in $200 million

Epstein pursued an outlandish scheme to launch a 'DNA mining' startup. Scientists said his plan made no sense.
Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in Cambridge, MA on 9/8/04.

Jeffrey Epstein mysteriously made $200 million with a new start-up after taking a hit from the financial crisis, registering as a sex offender, and lo...

Jeffrey Epstein had no problem making millions, even after the 2008 financial crisis, losing his biggest client, and registering as a sex offender.

This 9/11 first responder had his family’s DNA tattooed into his skin so that he’s never alone while undergoing chemotherapy

Former NYPD officer Johnny Walker is dealing with stage 4 colon cancer after responding to the call on September 11, 2001.
The gene-edited lizard, top, and the control lizard were no bigger than a finger when they first hatched.

The world’s first gene-edited reptile is a finger-sized albino lizard

Scientists have successfully created the world's first gene-edited reptile using Crispr technology. It's a cute albino lizard no bigger than a finger.
A DNA test can give you some insight into your health.

6 things a DNA test can tell you about your health

Getting a DNA test can be a valuable part of understanding your health. Here's what it can actually tell you.
The main house on the Penrose Estate, Penrose, Cornwall, UK.

From rags to riches: a former care worker inherited a $60 million estate after DNA test confirms he’s heir to the property

A 31-year-old British man inherited a $60 million, 1536-acre estate in England after learning, through a DNA test, he was heir to the property.

From suicide prevention to genetic testing, there’s a widening disconnect between Silicon Valley health tech and outside experts who see red fla...

"There's almost this implicit assumption that they play by a different set of rules," a Harvard psychiatrist and tech consultant said.

Many of the best at-home DNA kits are on sale right now to celebrate National DNA Day — here’s a quick break down of each one

April 25 is National DNA Day, and many of the best at-home DNA Kits are on sale. Learn about the key differences between the top choices out there.