The Old Order Of Bollywood Is Under Threat And They Can't Handle It
Tone-deaf jokes, half-hearted apologies, and fumbling explanations are a sign of how fragile Bollywood's dynasty-born stars are right now. And for good reason: Outsiders are fighting them with winning weapons – hard work, hustle, and talent.
23 Travel Destinations Where Your Ancestors Might Have Lived
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Meet The Scientists Fighting For More Studies On Genes And Racial Differences In Health
A multicultural lab in San Francisco is pushing to get more people of color into research studies, to find genetic differences that might explain health disparities. But critics question whether it’s a good idea to seek out genetic differences based on race.
This Company Is Trying To Make More Perfect Babies
The genetics startup GenePeeks has just partnered with a fertility clinic to screen egg donors for their likelihood of passing on nearly 450 genetic changes linked to disease. As this technology advances, some critics worry about an emerging market for designer babies.
Most Parents Don't Know Their Babies' Blood Is Given To Scientists — But That May Change
A new bill in California is trying to tighten the reins on how the state collects newborn blood. Privacy advocates worry about government control of millions of citizens’ DNA, but scientists say the bill will put babies in danger.