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Viewpoint: We aren’t prepared to ‘responsibly’ handle a genetic engineered future

LeapsMag | 
The news last November that a rogue Chinese scientist had genetically altered the embryos of a pair of Chinese twins ...
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‘Countries have been invaded for far less’: Why the genetic arms race could start a war

Quartz | 
Imagine you are the leader of a society that has chosen to opt out of the genetic arms race by ...
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Could we be designing babies from a menu of genetic options in 2045?

New York Times | 
The year is 2045. The genomes of four billion humans have been sequenced, creating a huge pool of genetic information ...
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Podcast: Jamie Metzl’s ‘Hacking Darwin’—The end of sex and humanity’s genetically engineered future

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Imagine a world in which would-be parents no longer have sex but conceive children with the assistance of embryo selection ...
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Do we really need sex to make babies? Maybe not

LeapsMag | 
There are lots of great reasons we humans have sex. We mostly do it to pair bond, realize our primal ...
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Video: Why gene editing could change the path of human evolution

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Most people think the genetics revolution is primarily about healthcare. But what's really at play is the evolutionary trajectory of ...
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Futurist Jamie Metzl: Through gene editing ‘we will increasingly direct our own evolutionary process’

SXSW | 
In this talk from last month's South by Southwest (SXSW), an annual conglomerate of film, interactive media, and music festivals, futurist Jamie ...
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Will embryo selection, IVF replace sex as primary mode of reproduction?

Quartz | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Human reproduction is about ...
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Is biotechnology changing how humans evolve?

Tech Crunch | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. After 4 billion years of ...