Ancestry, DNA and the Project of the Self

Getting your genome sequenced is now as easy as spitting into a tube and handing over a few hundred dollars. People are motivated not just to check for disease indicators but to search out unknown relatives and lost ancestors.

Antony Fennell has been the presenter of the radio show Future Tense on the Australian Broadcasting Company since 2009.

This podcast on the pros and cons of commercial DNA testing was first broadcast on Sunday, 14 April 2019.