$5 Million Tech Prize Seeks Answer to Origin of Life

A USD $5 million technology prize aims to crack the origin of the genetic code. The Evolution 2.0 Prize was announced at Arizona State University in August 2017. The largest “origin of life” prize to date, it seeks to bridge the gap between chemistry, genomics and modern computing.

Stuff to Read, Week 5

This week we talk CRISPR delivery, precision medicine anno 2030, gene editing equality and three-person babies arriving in the UK. 

Stuff You Should Read

Are bioethicist Joseph Fletcher’s fifteen “criteria or indicators” of humanhood becoming reality? And are there no biomedical breakthroughs left for us to discover in this century?