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Should Genetically Engineered Babies Be Prohibited?

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magine a world free of genetic diseases, where parents control their offspring’s height, eye color and intelligence. The science may be closer than you think. Genes interact in ways that we don’t fully understand and there could be unintended consequences, new diseases that result from our tinkering. But even if the science could be perfected, is it morally wrong?

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Is the FDA Too Cautious?

Is the FDA keeping good drugs off of the market?

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Does Science Refute God?

Hear experts debate whether science and religion can co-exist.

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Two teams of dynamic leaders engage in a battle of wit to capture your vote.

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