Religious Views on Genetic Engineering

By: Imani Karpowich Watch the debate here. The dispute between Science and Religion has gone on for centuries. The study of science, being fairly new compared to the ancient practice of religion, has been criticized by many religious followers, and vice versa. Additionally, new scientific discoveries or theories have always been skepticised by the public. Now…

Tailor-Made Children: Ethics of Genetic Engineering

By Jabri Gistand View the History of Human Genetic Engineering Timeline created by Jabri Gistand In the near future, we may no longer have to subject our children to the random flurry of the genetic lottery. In fact, thanks to the fascinating advances of modern science, people today can cherry pick certain biological traits for their potential…

Genes Could Take Away Your Privacy? : Thoughts on Genetic Engineering

By: Angela Walker Genetics is the study of genes and variations of living organisms, with these genetics people fear the government do not protect our rights of privacy. Today scientists are researching genetic engineering in humans. This means that scientists are trying to create a next generation of humans by cloning. Over the years the…

The Rights and Wrongs of Biological Science: Genetic Engineering

Ever since the discovery of DNA, science developed and has made it possible to alter genes. Now in the 21st century, scientists are capable of cloning, and combining genes of different species. Now the world has to debate over whether or not we should even use these capabilities. The use of altering genes has been…