Genetic Literacy Project’s Top 6 Stories for the Week – August 7, 2017


  1. Designer babies? US scientists swap DNA in embryos, replacing mutation that causes heart problems | Ricki Lewis
  2. Food Evolution director Scott Hamilton Kennedy: ‘I wanted to reset the debate’ over food and farming | Tim Barker
  3. How to teach evolution when students hold creationist views | David Warmflash
  4. Can genetic modification turn annual crops into perennials? | Andrew Porterfield
  5. How can the human race survive? By overcoming biological urge to procreate | John Baird
  6. Viewpoint: Activists fuel public’s disconnect from modern agriculture—and it hurts farmersJoan Conrow

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