Genetic manipulation will be able to forever rid humanity of terrible scourges. And it may also be a key in creating new and unimagined ones. Join genetic researcher and author of "The Coiled Spring", Ethan Bier, on an exploration of the potential benefits and ethical challenges facing us as we enter the post-genomic era. (#5420)
Science Matters: Ethical Implications of the Genome Era: How Should We Use the Eighth Wonder of the World?
Premiere Date: 3/21/2001; 29 minutes