Ethical constraints still depend only on scientists’ restraint — a “thin reed to stand on.”
The film tells how thousands of indigenous peoples were put on public display in America in what scholars today call “human zoos.”
News from Princeton discusses the work of Tom Smith and Bridgett vonHoldt, who have solved a “long-standing finch beak mystery.” The answer turned out to be Mendelian, not Darwinian.
It’s evident that religious and other leaders have done a poor job of addressing what Stephen Meyer calls the “God hypothesis.”
The study’s design revealed much about the motives of the investigators.