Biotechnology
Guests:

Dr. Leon Kass
*Chairman of President Bush's Council on Bioethics

Gregory Stock
*Director of the Program of Medicine Technology and Society, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine
*Author, Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Future (Houghton Mifflin, 2002)

Peter Kenyon
*NPR correspondent in Jerusalem; provides update on mideast

What if we could extend our lives for another 100 years or genetically eradicate all disease? What if we could design our children to have a stylish nose or a high IQ? Biotechnology is advancing at a pace that is making these questions a reality. How is biotechnology changing what it means to be human? Join Neal Conan in this hour of Next Talk of the Nation from NPR News.
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Biotechnology

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Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Dr. Leon Kass
*Chairman of President Bush's Council on Bioethics

Gregory Stock
*Director of the Program of Medicine Technology and Society, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine
*Author, Redesigning Humans: Our Inevitable Future (Houghton Mifflin, 2002)

Peter Kenyon
*NPR correspondent in Jerusalem; provides update on mideast

What if we could extend our lives for another 100 years or genetically eradicate all disease? What if we could design our children to have a stylish nose or a high IQ? Biotechnology is advancing at a pace that is making these questions a reality. How is biotechnology changing what it means to be human? Join Neal Conan in this hour of Next Talk of the Nation from NPR News.