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What does increasing life expectancy mean for future society?

Leonard Lopate | 
If current trends persist, we can expect that Americans born in the year 2084 will live to be 100. That's up ...

Genome sequencing for babies brings knowledge and conflicts

Rob Stein | 
Genome sequencing deciphers an individual's entire genetic code. The price of doing this has been dropping quickly, raising the possibility ...
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