Should We Be Trying to Make Contact with Extraterrestrials?

Another debate popped again this week, one that's been talked about and argued over for years now—whether we should be actively seeking out and sending messages to habitable planets in the search for life beyond Earth. » 2/15/15 6:00pm 2/15/15 6:00pm

Would You Customize Your First Born Child?

The recent announcement by a British medical ethics board in favor of an experimental three-parent IVF treatment—wherein the genetic material from three donors, not the usual two, is used to create a fetus—and has once again stirred the pot of reproductive controversy. So where exactly is the line between prenatal… » 3/16/14 2:00pm 3/16/14 2:00pm