After going through the appearance of hand-wringing, I wouldn’t expect much of a problem if scientists said they really wanted to proceed.
We are not having a meaningful discussion about whether and how to regulate what I believe to be the most powerful technology ever invented.
Readers may recall that Barash, of the University of Washington, is the hubristic materialist who intentionally tries to destroy the religious faith of his students.
Biotech is rocketing forward into areas that impact life at the most fundamental and basic levels.
Scientists find the most interesting things when they suspect function in poorly understood parts of the genome.