GENETICS

News + Politics

Have 12 Friends? You Probably Know Someone With a Rare Disease

More than that, defining an illness as rare might mean a cure is easier to find.
The New + the Next

CRISPR 2.0: The Scientist With Your Genetic Life in His Hands

Using new gene-editing technology, David Liu is on his way to treating, and possibly eradicating, thousands of diseases.
The New + the Next

No War Allowed Until You're at Least 25

Research suggests that we are sending many of our young people into war zones before their brains are ready to handle it.
Around the World

Gene Editing Fights for Survival in Europe

European scientists are struggling to defend gene-edited food as distinct from genetically modified crops.
OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
News + Politics

Fancy a Good Death? Tune in to OZY's New Podcast

In the future, humans will easily live to 150 and die with less fear thanks to psychedelics.
News + Politics

Will Robots and Digi-Tattoos Replace Doctors? This Is OZY's New Podcast

As artificial intelligence gets better at diagnosing and treating our medical needs, what will become of doctors and nurses? .
News + Politics

Special Briefing: Are 'Rogue' Gene Editors Scientific Pioneers or a Threat to Humanity?

Scientific regulations are barely catching up with gene-editing technology.
News + Politics

Meet the Chinese Researcher Behind the 'World's First Designer Babies'

Breaking from scientific and ethical norms, He Jiankui claims to have created the first-ever genetically edited babies.
Around the World

Wonder How You'll Do in College? Look at Your Genes

While environmental factors like family background play a huge part in secondary school choices, actual performance is up to you.
The New + the Next

She's Driving Genetic Sequencing Fresh From the Womb

Joyce Tung is leading the charge for truly personalized medicine.
OZY NEWSLETTER

The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
The New + the Next

Could This Sideburn-Sporting Scientist Crack the Autism Gene Puzzle?

Using stem cells, Brian O’Roak is figuring out how genetic mutations affect brain development — and how we might treat the disorder.
News + Politics

Caster Semenya and the Trouble With Testosterone

How did the track in track and field become a battlefield for figuring out what precisely are the parameters of “natural”?.

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