Biotechnology News

2015: An Amazing Year in Review

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Just four days before the end of the year, the Washington Post…

CRISPR to Be Used on People by 2017

We recently posted an article about what the CRISPR gene-editing…
CRISPR, DNA, gene splicing, gene ethics, biotechnology

The Rise and Ethics of CRISPR

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CRISPR. The acronym is short for "clustered regularly interspaced…

From Global News Canada: Former Greenpeace president supports biotechnology

"Patrick Moore says biotechnology is one of the reasons farmers…

The Power to Remake a Species

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  Once started, a carefully implemented gene drive could eradicate…

FHI: Putting Odds on Humanity’s Extinction

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Putting Odds on Humanity’s Extinction The Team Tasked With…

CSER: Playing with Technological Dominoes

Playing with Technological Dominoes Advancing Research in an…

GCRI: Aftermath

Aftermath Finding practical paths to recovery after a worldwide…

GCRI News Summaries

Here are the July and August global catastrophic risk news summaries,…

Future of Life Institute Summer 2015 Newsletter

TOP DEVELOPMENTS * $7M in AI research grants announced: We…

April 2015 Newsletter

In the News * The MIT Technology Review recently published…

Feeding Everyone No Matter What

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Dr David Denkenberger is a research associate at the Global Catastrophic…

November 2014 Newsletter

In the News * The winners of the essay contest we ran in partnership…

FLI launch event @ MIT

The Future of Technology: Benefits and Risks FLI was officially…