Ecuadorean discovery suggests chocolate is 1,500 years older than once thought

Ecuadorean discovery suggests chocolate is 1,500 years older than once thought

People have been enjoying chocolate far longer than previously known, according to research published on Monday detailing the domestication and use of cacao beginning 5,300 years ago at an ancient settlement in the highlands of southeastern Ecuador. Scientists examined ceramic artifacts at the Santa Ana-La Florida archeological site, a well-preserved village and ceremonial centre that […]

23andMe Customers Share Their Stories of Discovery

23andMe Customers Share Their Stories of Discovery

We all hunger for identity. It gives us a sense of belonging. But increasingly, traditional categories fall short. We are all more than just white or black, Latino or Asian. We need a better way to define ourselves. At the core of the 23andMe experience is self-exploration, giving people a chance to peer into their […]