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Neuroscientist Kale Edmiston on why biological bases of being trans shouldn't matter

'We should haven’t to prove that we’re really a certain gender in order to be treated like a person'

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The risks and rewards of genetic engineering, animated

Pioneering biologist David Baltimore on the ethical quandary of engineering 'cures'

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