Tag Archives: ethics

In the Headlines: Gene Editing in Humans

// I’m hard at work on a special double-feature for science news next week, but in the meantime I want to highlight some big news published in Nature this week. CRISPR gene-editing tested in a person for the first time

A Scientific Moral Imperative

The past few weeks, I have been taking a small break from reading science papers to read two books (also about science, of course). Radioactive! by Winifred Conkling, and The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan. Both stories highlight the