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In her new memoir, Becoming, Michelle Obama makes a brave choice: she reveals her experience of a miscarriage and...

Five years ago, Time magazine published the cover story illustrated at left: Can Google Solve Death? We have an answer:...

As part of the American Experience series, PBS has produced a documentary and website about the 20th-century eugenics movement in...

Newsletter

Death vs Google | New Eugenics | Giving Tuesday

Human Gene Editing and Human Rights Webinar | Genetic Determinism Rides Again | The Arts of Polling

Gene Editing & Human Rights | Selling Eugenics | CGS is Hiring

Video

While embryo selection and gene editing technologies may offer great hope to couples looking to prevent hereditary disease or improve...

The World Forum on Science and Democracy brings together “representatives of civil society engaged in the democratization of the production...

Catherine Kudlick (Longmore Institute, SFSU) offers opening remarks about the film Gattaca, followed by a panel discussion with Kudlick, Marcy...

Talks and Testimonies

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When you send your saliva to 23andme, you can get all kinds of genetic information — but now that it's...

DNA Strain

Are designer babies going to become a reality in the near future?

On this episode Cormac speaks to former NASA...

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This podcast discussion peeks into the world projected by J.D. Lasica in his new genetics thriller novel, Biohack. Bioethics...

Reports

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This comprehensive progress report critically evaluates the first year of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), the agency running...

President Obama State of the Union

The Center for Genetics and Society met on January 2 with members of the new administration's transition team to discuss...