Biology

Are Technomorphic Worldviews Taking Over?
Immersive Experiences, Our Next Reality? For Whom?

Are Technomorphic Worldviews Taking Over? Immersive Experiences, Our Next Reality? For Whom?
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A technological focus is fantastic, but the problems that we are facing are more systemic. Zooming out to a higher level to see the systemic connections is very much needed. It’s not about that technology can solve healthcare problems, but how it can be adopted at an affordable level.

Paul Epping, Alina Solotarov
Ethics
The Future Of Gene Editing

The Future Of Gene Editing
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We talked about treating so far incurable diseases with innovative drugs, genetically modified plants, and pet breeds, but what about editing human embryos? Probably one of the most discussed and debated arguments in ethics.

Beatrice Barbazzeni
Biology
Genetic Engineering:  The Key Of Building Supernaturals

Genetic Engineering: The Key Of Building Supernaturals
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“Too many of our preferences reflect nasty behaviors and states of mind that were genetically adaptive in the ancestral environment. Instead, wouldn't it be better if we rewrote our own corrupt code?”

Beatrice Barbazzeni
CRISPR