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To use – or not to use – humans’ godlike powers

Empowered by genetic engineering, scientists are on the verge of being able to do something that could change the world. We’re talking about shrinking, if not eliminating, geographical clusters of disease-bearing mosquitoes. Wiping them out. This raises an interesting question: If it’s possible to eradicate specific populations of mosquitoes, should mankind strive to take an […]