The genealogy craze
Broadcast: Midmorning, 03/10/2010, 10:06 a.m.
The Internet and DNA testing are enabling amateur and professional genealogists to trace family lines back hundreds of years. These tools, combined with a growing interest in our roots, are leading many people to investigate their family history.
- Megan Smolenyak: genealogist and chief family historian for Ancestry.com. Her new book is "who Do You Think You Are?: The Essential Guide to Tracing Your Family History."
- Bennett Greenspan: founder and CEO of Family Tree DNA, a company that performs DNA testing for genealogists.