Scientists using the “second generation” of genetic manipulation technology have used gene-editing to alter the DNA of breed of cattle so that they supposedly do
A cursory warning was left by renowned physics professor Stephen Hawking regarding a future where a race of superhumans, manipulating their DNA, would taking control
Human civilization has taken an important turn with the publication of a new report by the Nuffield Council, the semi-official bioethics agency of the United
Artificial intelligence (AI) is seen as both a boon and a threat. It uses our personal data to influence our lives without us realising it.
Anthropomorphic, or human-like, animals are often the protagonists of children’s books. But new research suggests parents who want their kids to pick up on a
On the face of things – judging from the general level of knowledge and understanding, not to mention the intellectual pursuits, of most of the
If a steel truth exists in decades of technological innovation, it rests firmly in the convenience provided society — indeed, while the mother of invention
A team of researchers in Oregon have become the first to attempt to create genetically modified human embryos in the United States. The team reportedly