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Human Gene Editing: A Global Discussion

Françoise Baylis explains “On Human Gene Editing: International Summit Statement” to the participants at the American Association for the Advancement of Science 2016 Annual Meeting. 923 more words

Research Ethics

As men age, their sperm contains more disease-causing mutations

Source: As men age, their sperm contains more disease-causing mutations – Medical News Today

For the first time, scientists have pinpointed the source of some severe disease-causing mutations in sperm-producing tubes inside the testicles of healthy men. 814 more words

Health

Time to Panic

The reproducibility crisis in science is still getting worse.

i can understand why we didn’t panic when the ‘false positive psychology’ paper came out. 

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Education

A Feminist Utopia in the Early Christian Church?

Could Christianity contain the dormant seeds of the postgender utopia described by radical feminists in the 1970s, uncoupling women from reproduction and the domestic sphere? 906 more words

Feminism

What You Didn't Want to Know About Part III: Sexy Legs - Ricinuleids

The arachnids belonging to the order Ricinulei, or hooded tick spiders, are neither spiders nor ticks. At first glance, these primitive arachnids look a lot like your typical spider. 685 more words

Science

What is Zika? What Should You Do About It? What is Zika? Should...

What is Zika? What Should You Do About It?

What is Zika? Should you be afraid? We try not to fall into the trap of discussing the “panic du jour” on Healthcare Triage, but sometimes people are concerned about things they should be concerned about.

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Sew Retro Sewing Challenge- Matching Fabrics to Patterns

I am almost ready to start my first piece of my sewing challenge! Last week I went to a thrift store with a huge fabric/linens/ bedding section and scored a bunch of usable fabrics! 301 more words

Sewing Projects