"For better or for worse, CRISPR–Cas9 is transforming biology," the editors of Nature Genetics observe in the current issue. "We are now at the dawn of the gene-editing age." The amazing CRISPR gene-editing technology, which has been likened to a genetic word processor, allows researchers to make specific changes ranging from tweaking a single DNA base pair to revising whole paragraphs of genetic information. CRISPR enables plant breeders to add or subtract basically any trait to crops and livestock. CRISPR can safely endow crops with resistance to pests, disease, salt, heat, and drought. Livestock can be made healthier and meatier. CRISPR will enable farmers to grow more, better, and safer food while sparing more land for nature—but only if regulators will stay out of the way.
"If we’re actually going to be an anti-racist school district, we have to confront practices like this that have gone on for years and years."
Jo Jorgensen: 'Requiring People To Vaccinate Their Children Is One of the Most Egregious Things That the Government Can Do'
The Libertarian ticket is campaigning against lockdowns, vaccine mandates, and the World Health Organization, in addition to the usual taxation, prohibition, and war.
The accusation is often made. But it simply isn't true.
Some of Hunter's more innocuous emails might be checked with recipients.
We can increasingly live where we please while working jobs of our choice. What we do with that bonanza is up to us.