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Do We Need an International Body to Regulate Genetic Engineering?

(GIZMODO) – Imagine a scenario, perhaps a few years from now, in which Canada decides to release thousands of mosquitoes genetically modified to fight the spread of a devastating mosquito-borne

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Scientists Say They’ll Soon Extend Life ‘Well Beyond 120’

By Zoë Corbyn (The Guardian) – In Palo Alto in the heart of Silicon Valley, hedge fund manager Joon Yun is doing a back-of-the-envelope calculation. According to US social security data,

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Reinvent Yourself: The Playboy Interview with Ray Kurzweil

By David Hochman (Playboy Magazine) – Many think author, inventor and data scientist Ray Kurzweil is a prophet for our digital age. A few say he’s completely nuts. Kurzweil, who

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