A COUPLE in Philadelphia recently gave birth to a baby from an embryo selected through a cutting-edge procedure called “next-generation sequencing”. This technology was developed to read whole genomes cheaply… Read more »
AS WE honor our fallen soldiers this Memorial Day, we take a look around at the world and wonder: Are we seeing tinder just waiting for a match? Anti-Muslim riots… Read more »
LAST WEEK had plenty to chew on for people who like a good dose of impending doom: As we prepare for the election of Pope Benedict’s successor, a 20-foot sinkhole… Read more »
AS WE head into the final month of the 13th B’ak’tun on the Mayan Long Count, we discuss the numerological fascination of some professing Christians. Does God really work best… Read more »
AN INTERESTING thing emerged into public view last week during congressional hearings and the vice presidential debate: The State Department and the White House are playing a game of C.Y.A. regarding the deadly attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The question is whether President Obama or Secretary of State Clinton will take the fall.