But they wouldn’t be allowed to live more than 14 days.
Tag Archives: Eugenics and Dysgenics
Those who study biology and crime are accused of “racist scholarship.”
Or it won’t be foolproof, at least.
Some want a temporary ban on the technology.
This Week, World Summit on Altering Human Genes Explores Ethical Limits, Scientific American
Scientists from 20 countries are gathering to discuss gene editing.
In France, Are Secular IQ Losses Biologically Caused?, Science Direct
Yes, due to dysgenic fertility and non-white immigration.
Implants and IUDS work even on the feckless.
Company says pre-pregnancy tests could become as common as ultrasound.
Some fear the research will lead to eugenics.
Drug companies seek cures in the DNA of people with rare genetic mutations.
CRISPR, the Disruptor, Nature
New gene-editing technique is “turning everything on its head.”
Gene technology could be used to create “designer babies.”
Leading science journals cited ethics in rejecting paper on editing human embryonic genes.
He tells whites to preserve themselves.
State of Tennessee has sterilized four criminals in the last five years.
Americans have the right to know their genetic profiles.
Public and Scientists’ Views on Science and Society, Pew Research Center
Americans don’t think a baby’s genes should be altered to increase intelligence.
Britain Authorises ‘Three-Parent’ Babies, Medical Xpress
A second woman would supply healthy mitochondrial DNA.
Why We Need to Address Population Growth’s Effects on Global Warming, Los Angeles Times
Developing countries will soon be emitting the most green-house gases.
Want a beautiful, intelligent, blue-eyed baby? Science could let you choose.
An excellent suggestion from the Left.
More possibilities for eugenics.
Prevents conception for one month.
Eugenics, the future of genetic research, and academic closemindedness.
Brain Drain: Are We Evolving Stupidity?, New Scientist
The Flynn effect has probably been masking dysgenic trends.
Dysgenics may be playing a role.
Critics say it calls to mind the “discredited pseudoscience called eugenics.”
Prosecutor says sterilization “might be in the commonwealth’s interest.”
Blacks “targeted” in the US as well.
Says this will “threaten our humanity.”
We re-post a classic.
Says John Derbyshire.
Plight of 2 Toddlers Puts Spotlight on L.A. County Family Program, Los Angeles Times
There is a simple solution: Norplant.
The method is already being used to screen for genetic diseases.
Right on Target: New Era of Fast Genetic Engineering, New Scientist
“If we ever do decide to genetically modify people, this is the tool to do it with.”
Chinese Firm’s Bid to Allow Parents to Pick Their Smartest Embryos, Daily Mail (London)
This is not controversial in China.
Danish Government Tries to Censor Science it Doesn’t Like, Special to AR News
What you can do to help.
He asks: “Are we prepared to select out the imperfect among us?”
Salon is surprised to meet a “well-manicured” white advocate.
Maternal Urge Decreases by a Quarter for Every 15 Extra IQ Points, Daily Mail (London)
Even after controlling for education.
Father of 24 Found Dead Inside Detroit Building, My Fox Detroit
“I know deep down in my heart he served his purpose here on earth,” says Deleesha Taylor.
Website commenters offend Time.
IVF Baby Born Using Revolutionary Genetic-Screening Process, Guardian (London)
Couple selected the best from 13 embryos.
Female Inmates Sterilized in California Prisons Without Approval, The Sacramento Bee
Doctor says procedures saved taxpayers from future welfare burdens.
The Victorians Were Smarter than Us, Study Suggests, Telegraph (London)
Study author says it’s due to the proliferation of less favorable genes.
Mary Sanchez: Conservatism Needs to Purge Eugenics Obsession, The Kansas City Star
Mush from a Hispanic.
The Chinese want to become smarter and healthier.