I found this CBS 60 Minutes report on genealogy. It’s a pretty good story about how two people came together through a DNA genealogy search. The production is a little refined for my taste, but I think there’s a good underlying story here. There’s a short commercial at the beginning.
Genealogy — researching family history — is one of the most popular hobbies in this country, right up there with gardening. A nation of immigrants, we almost all come from somewhere else we wish we knew more about, so searching for our roots holds tremendous appeal. And today there is an exciting new addition to the genealogists’ tool kit: genetic genealogy. Check out the full article