This week Didem talks about twin babies from China who were genetically modified to be immune to AIDS, a drug that was rediscovered to cure sleeping sickness in Congo and Google’s AI which writes (terrible) songs.
Here are the links to the news stories
China’s CRISPR Babies: https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612458/exclusive-chinese-scientists-are-creating-crispr-babies/
There is even a video:
Congo’s Sleeping Sickness
Google’s (cringe) song writing AI
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