CRISPR: Can We Control it? What Could Go Wrong? | Jennifer Doudna, Richard Dawkins, Steven Pinker

BIG THINK – CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) is a revolutionary technology that gives scientists the ability to alter DNA. On the one hand, this tool could mean the elimination of certain diseases. On the other, there are concerns (both ethical and practical) about its misuse and the yet-unknown consequences of such experimentation.

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