Should I get my DNA sequenced?

Today’s episode is about proof, identity and DNA. What are you looking for, when you look for your heritage? What can DNA really tell you? And who decides which forms of proof are required when? 
To answer this question, we spoke with Dr. Alondra Nelson, president of the Social Science Research Council and Harold F. Linder Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study and author of The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations, and Reconciliation After the Genome.
The voices from our QVC nightmare future were provided by:

Host 1 — Henry Alexander Kelly: Website, podcast La Lisa: A Latinx Podcast


Host 2 — Ashley Kellem: Instagram, Website


Darcy Noelle Apgar — Shara Kirby: Twitter



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Advice For And From The Future is written, edited and performed by Rose Eveleth. The theme music is by Also, Also, Also. The logo is by Frank Okay. Additional music this episode provided by Blue Dot Sessions.
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