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Life without humans: What’s the ‘voluntary extinction movement’?

Life without humans: What’s the ‘voluntary extinction movement’?

Euthanasia is usually viewed as a personal experience. But there are movements and philosophers who believe that it would be ...
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Should doctors heed ‘do not resuscitate’ tattoos?

Mercatornet | 
Doctors at a Florida hospital’s emergency department were startled in May [2017] to discover the words “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” tattooed on an ...

‘Stem cell tourism’ pushing patients towards unproven procedures

BioEdge | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Stem cell scientists appear ...

Bioethics: An attack on academic freedom?

BioEdge | 
The following is an edited excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. Some bioethicists ...

Researchers eager to create parentless embryos with stem cells

BioEdge | 
An international fertility conference early next year will teach participants how to create embryos with stem cells. The organisers for ...
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Bioethics and corruption: What’s the link?

BioEdge | 
Corruption is not a chapter heading in most bioethics textbooks. But a passionate article in a recent issue of the ...
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