A Novel Reviewed by Gary Presley
November 24, 2014
"The in-depth descriptions of the Afghan setting and culture add exceptional intrigue to this thrilling mystery."
A different sort of independently published book I reviewed here.
Dr Tony Perry, a pioneer in cloning, has announced precise DNA editing at the moment of conception in mice.
He said huge advances in the past two years meant "designer babies" were no longer HG Wells territory.
Other leading scientists and bioethicists argue it is time for a serious public debate on the issue.
Designer babies - genetically modified for beauty, intelligence or to be free of disease - have long been a topic of science fiction.
The world’s wealthiest 1 percent is likely to control over 50 percent of global wealth by next year
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