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Oxford University panjandrum and philosopher Julian Savulescu has spent most of his career advancing positions that push the envelope of...

Twenty years ago today – on June 26, 2000 – President Clinton formally announced, with great ceremony, what he...

A wave of corporate solidarity statements followed in the wake of resurgent Black Lives Matter protests responding to the recent...

Newsletter

Bad-News Week for Eugenics & Heritable Genome Editing

 

Black Lives Matter | COVID & eugenics | Surrogacy scandals

Eugenics and Rights in the Shadow of the Pandemic

Video

This debate looks at the long-term challenges and opportunities CRISPR presents, looking closely at two particular consequences: the implications of...

Bill McKibben and john a. powell came discuss the “Climate Crisis, Designer Babies, and Our Common Future.” The event was moderated...

George Estreich discusses his most recent book Fables and Futures, inspired by his daughter Laura. Estreich goes beyond the personal...

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...