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Have any of Earth’s creatures stopped evolving?

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Some of the planet's more bizarre creatures have prompted some observers to suggest that evolution, on occasion, is stopped in ...

‘The technology is already here’: Implants could eliminate regular health checkups

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Imagine it's the year 2040 and you're due for your regular health checkup. Time to schedule your next colonoscopy, Pap ...
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‘Rebooting the brain’: Our fight to bring people back from the dead

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We may be on the verge of redefining 'brain death' following the partial revival of a man in France ...

Brain chemicals fight for the status quo—that’s why it’s so hard to change people’s minds even when the science consensus is overwhelming

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Why do people refuse to change their views when confronted with scientific consensus? Research is starting to show us how ...
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The real sustainability revolution in farming rests with CRISPR and other New Breeding Techniques. Why are organic farmers blocked from using them?

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New breeding techniques allow increased precision and much shorter time periods than conventional breeding ...

Reconsidering LSD and other psychedelic drugs for treating depression and anxiety

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There is a movement underway to reconsider how LSD and other psychedelic drugs are regulated. If restrictions were loosened, these ...

Artificial wombs could create seismic shift in the debate over abortion, reproductive rights

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The ability to develop a fetus outside the mother's body could be here within decades. That means society will face ...
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Teaching evolution to college students with creationist views requires innovative approaches

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University instructors employ a variety of methods when teaching evolution in classes in which large numbers of students reject the ...

Religious beliefs shape our thinking on cloning, stem cells and gene editing

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Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam react to new technologies in their own ways ...

Our brains as hard drives—could we delete, modify or add memories and skills?

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Research suggests it might one day be possible to tweak our brains -- eliminating traumatic memories or granting new skills, ...

Can genetic screening help identify soldiers less likely to suffer post-traumatic stress disorder?

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Research offers new support for the idea that genetics can play a key role in determining why some people develop ...

Ectogenesis: How artificial placentas could aid premature babies, upend entrenched abortion views

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Survival rates are likely to be improved for infants born prematurely, and those requiring invasive treatments -- including surgery, cell ...
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We can identify ‘bad’ genes. Why can’t we use CRISPR gene editing to get rid of them?

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Gene therapy 2.0 using CRISPR to knock out harmful genes sounds is a great idea--if and when it works. But ...
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Viewpoint: Why the Non-GMO Project label is little more than a marketing tool that deceives consumers

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The presence of a Non-GMO Project seal of approval doesn't really tell consumers anything about their food ...
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DNA, fruit flies and the quest to treat cancer with precision medicine

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"Cancer therapy is becoming customized to each patient." ...
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Creating Superman (and woman): Who benefits from human enhancement?

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Using genetic modification, nanotechnology, bionics, reconstructive surgery, hormones, drugs or any combination of these approaches, real-life human enhancement is looking ...
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Body part regeneration: How science can make the jump from fantasy to reality

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Could studying animals that regenerate body parts help us understand how to regrow human organs and limbs? It's unlikely in ...

Why synthetic biology is about much more than resurrecting woolly mammoths

Synthetic biology...Simply mentioning this term — whether at a cocktail party or on a pop culture TV show — evokes ...
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Frozen in time: You can be cryogenically preserved, but will you ever be revived?

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Preservation technologies promise the ability to suspend life for decades or even centuries. That would come with all sorts of ...