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Chinese scientists engineering human embryos defy ethics again?

For the second time in one year, a team of Chinese researchers engineered human embryos by altering their genome with partially successful results. The world's scientific community is concerned about potential ethical issues.

Op-Ed: 'Born to lead' gene? Could be, but some very vague mixed messages

Sydney - A "born to lead" gene has been identified. Going by the catchy name of rs4950, it appears to be a common, hereditary gene in leaders. This study is a new part of a series of leadership studies carried out by different colleges over the last decade.

Video: 'Eugenics Now!' by The Truthseeker

To really make your weekend, have a look at this brief documentary on eugenics, including information on Monsanto, GMOs, Bill Gates, vaccinations and how water is simply not a human right anymore.

Op-Ed: Is it ethical to probe for the 'IQ gene'?

A project, in China, will attempt to analyze the DNA of high-IQ individuals to identify genetic variants related to intelligence. Is this the start of a new eugenics debate?

Video: Forced sterilization victims still seek justice in US

As part of a forced sterilization program in America, tens of thousands of young women were unable to have children. 70 years down the line these women are being considered for compensation.

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Logo of the Second International Congress of Eugenics  1921
Logo of the Second International Congress of Eugenics, 1921
Eugenics - the science of controlling the population size and quality.
Eugenics - the science of controlling the population size and quality.
Harry H. Laughlin

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