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‘Matter of great concern’: Scientists find microplastics in human placenta for 1st time

http://globalnews.ca/news/7537031/microplastics-human-placenta-fetus-study/ Related ‘Cyborg babies’ Scientists find microplastics in mothers womb for first time

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AI Solves 50-Year-Old Biology ‘Grand Challenge’ Decades Before Experts Predicted

(DeepMind/YouTube) https://www.sciencealert.com/ai-solves-50-year-old-biology-grand-challenge-decades-before-experts-predicted

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Venice Has Its Worst Flood in 53 Years – Scientific American Blog Network

The storm surge, recent rain and high tide all combined to make the flooding more severe but the trend of flooding has increased in frequency and severity. Half of this caused by sea level rise which has been accelerated by … Continue reading

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A Chinese scientist says he edited babies’ genes. What are the rights of the genetically modified child?

He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher, spoke at a conference on human genome editing in Hong Kong in November and claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies. (Kin Cheung/AP) By Eileen Hunt Botting The Washington Post December 6 … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be human

This is a draft of Part 1 of an application for a part time life writer. I was thinking about applying mostly for kicks. I usually write just to get things down while they are fresh in my mind and … Continue reading

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