Scientists researching gene therapy as a potential future therapy have succeeded in restoring feeling to paralyzed rats.
Richard Dawkins lashed out at Pope Francis for the latter’s comparing modern eugenic efforts to Nazi precedents that sought to “create a pure race.”
This is not only authoritarian — shattering the guarantees of religious liberty in virtually all existing human-rights accords — but could cause a significant brain drain.
Udo Schuklenk is furious at the public backlash against the forced removal of life support from Alfie Evans in the U.K.
A lot of people are cheering the law enacted recently, which permits terminally ill people access to experimental drugs not yet approved by the FDA.