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Technologies

University of California Professor Paul Knoepfler has once again done some excellent research and reporting. This time he has revealed...

Don’t miss Perfect“a dive into the brave new world of genetic engineering” – in two live virtual performances...

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BOSTON — Thomas Feldborg and Daria Rokina set off nearly every afternoon to explore this city. They leave from their hotel...

scissors and DNA

The gene-editing system, CRISPR-Cas9, is truly revolutionizing medicine: in the future, it may help us eradicate ailments from sickle cell...

Policies

sperm injection

An expensive IVF technique, routinely offered in fertility clinics around the world, offers no extra benefits to standard IVF in...

Cover of book promoting Eugenics

When nurse Dawn Wooten blew the whistle on medical staff at the Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia last fall...

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Photo by Schutz, stained glass designed by Maria McClafferty,
CC BY-SA 2.5, via Wikimedia Commons

While Black Lives Matter protests...

Uyghur Man

"Uyghur man" by Evgeni Zotov is
licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

The Chinese Communist Party’s persecution of the Uyghur people...

Society

African girl getting vaccine

Photo by Lucio Patone on Unsplash

A vaccine against malaria has been shown to be highly effective in trials in ...

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Native Amreican man

Photo by Andrew James on Unsplash

In “Obligations of the ‘Gift’: Reciprocity and Responsibility in Precision Medicine,” Lee (2021...

It’s not for nothing that Time, Inc. developed its formula for telling stories—catchy lede, billboard that tells 'em what you’re...

Perspectives

Atlas of AI book cover

At the turn of the 20th century, a German horse took Europe by storm. Clever Hans, as he was known...

women's health activists

We need to talk about Margaret Sanger.

For the 11 years that I’ve been involved with Planned Parenthood, founded by...

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On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit upheld an Ohio law that prohibits doctors from...

baby

A lot of surprising things happen when the use of assisted reproductive technology slams up against outdated family law doctrines...