Experts say there needs to be global social consensus before anyone creates genetically modified children.
To people facing a devastating inherited disease, engineering humanity sounds like a good thing.
Can magnetic stimulation of the brain shake drug users out of their habits?
The explosion of gene-editing methods is transforming medicine, agriculture, and possibly the future of the human species.
Designers of a “selfish” gene able to spread among mosquitoes say it could wipe out malaria, but the scientific community is at odds over whether or not we should do it.
An achievement in tissue engineering suggests that people with damaged vocal cords could eventually get new ones.
A global meeting in Washington, D.C., isn’t just about whether or not we should alter our species with CRISPR. It’s about how we can pull it off.
A survey finds that consumers are not eager to give health information to Google, Apple, or Microsoft, but Facebook fared worst of all.
How one of the inventors of brain-computer interfaces ended up getting one himself.
A biotechnology company says it will test advanced gene-engineering methods to treat blindness.