Genetic engineering could unleash a deadly pandemic or lead to a “new eugenics” with very sharp teeth.
Be it noted that “nature rights” is not aimed primarily at preventing pollution.
California is in worse shape now than it was in 2004. Thousands of people are living in tents on the streets of San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The story ends with the phone number of a suicide prevention hotline. That’s just a sop after potentially putting lethal ideas into readers’ heads.
We can’t trust “the scientists” to do the right thing because over the years too many have proven unworthy.