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Johnjoe McFadden

Johnjoe McFadden

    Genetic modification: Nothing wrong with correcting God’s mistakes
    Genetic modification: Nothing wrong with correcting God’s mistakes
    The announcement that scientists are to be allowed to edit the DNA of human embryos will no doubt provoke an avalanche of warnings from...
    ADHD's roots are complex
    ADHD's roots are complex
    Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder is the bane of many parents, nurseries and schools. Children who suffer from the condition find it...
    TB is that time bomb
    TB is that time bomb
    One hundred and twenty-five years ago, a virtually unknown German country doctor called Robert Koch stood before the Physiological Society of...
    What's the point of sex?
    What's the point of sex?
    Why do we bother with sex? I don't, of course, mean just the physical act. Artificial insemination made that dispensable several centuries ago....
    An exactly tweaked universe
    An exactly tweaked universe
    In The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, the Deep Thought computer announced that the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe...