From NY Times: The book of Genesis mentions three of Adam and Eve’s chil­dren: Cain, Abel and Seth. But geneti­cists, by tracing the DNA patterns found in people throughout the world, have now iden­ti­fied lineages descended from 10 sons of a genetic Adam and 18 daugh­ters of Eve. The human genome is turning out to be a rich new archive for histo­rians and prehis­to­rians, one whose range extends from recent times to the dawn of human exis­tence. · Go to The human family tree: 10 Adams and 18 Eves →