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The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 68  807 more words


Editors Needed For Work on the Human Genome.

But only if you’re a genetic engineer. NY Times recently posted an article about Chinese scientists attempting to edit the genes of 85 non-viable human embryos (defective ones) and the problems they faced, the biggest being that they were not successful. 397 more words


+ going home +

For someone who was never meant for this world, I must confess I’m suddenly having a hard time leaving it.
Of course, they say every atom in our bodies was once part of a star. 14 more words

Words To Remember

Three Men, Three Movies

What are three movies that had a big impact on you? And why?

A.M. Settineri, 30

1. The Man Who Would Be King (1975) 264 more words


Illmaculate & OnlyOne - GATTACA (Official Music Video) feat. J-Rome

OnlyOne and Illmaculate are known for making great music but this cut is among the most premium.   This is just some really good music period.   … 59 more words


Designer humans: the future is almost here

Some sci-fi tropes seem too far-fetched for reality, until science catches up. Take the film Gattaca, starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law, set in a world where genetically approved people were given a higher… 332 more words

Genetic law debated for science week

A panel of Cardiff University experts held a discussion of the strengths and weaknesses of current international genetic law on Monday in celebration of British Science Week (BSW). 606 more words