Recommendation: We Have Ways To Stop Rogue Scientists. They Don’t Always Work.

Steve Simon

2018-12-29

Categories: Recommendation Tags: Ethics in research

This is a nice review inspired by recent controversial work of a Chinese scientist who claims to have created genetically engineered babies. It outlines approaches that we use to regulate unethical science and explains why these approaches can fail.

Maggie Koerth-Baker. FiveThirtyEight blog, December 10, 2018. Available in html format.