Once again, biotechnology is racing ahead of our capacity to intellectually digest what is happening.
It is no secret that the traditional family is under unprecedented assault. But we haven’t seen anything yet.
Neo-Darwinians breathed a sigh of relief when in the 1930s they found a way to incorporate Mendel’s laws of heredity. Now, that relief is unraveling.
Parents with a new baby are almost always asked, “Is it a boy or a girl?” And the answer is almost always one or the other.
Aldous Huxley wrote Brave New World as a dire warning. But we aren’t paying heed.