Tag Archives: genetics


Scientists Create First Cloned Human Embryo

  Scientists have made an embryonic clone of a person, using DNA from that person’s skin cells. In the future, such a clone could be a source of stem cells,…


Designing Life: Should Babies Be Genetically Engineered?

  The increasing power and accessibility of genetic technology may one day give parents the option of modifying their unborn children, in order to spare offspring from disease or, conceivably,…


Fidelity Investments Funding ‘Synthetic Biology’ Takeover of Life

Lab-created artificial species will outnumber natural life 50-to-1, financial firm claims Biotech and other emerging technology is jeopardizing the future of the human race. In its latest effort, Fidelity Investments is…