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Something in the Blood
Originally Posted: 02/14/2012 - 4:00pm | Type: Blog

Once in a while, we have an opportunity to catch a glimpse of grace in the middle of the worst humanity has to offer. And it’s in those moments that I tend to recognize God in our midst. ...

Synthetic Life: The Final Frontier?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:34am | Type: Blog

There are long stories and short stories. Stories that people in a hundred years will be talking about, and stories that will fade in a few months. There are long stories and shor ...

Interpreting the Language of God
Originally Posted: 05/19/2011 - 3:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jeannie Choi Geneticist Francis Collins -- new director of the National Institutes of Health -- talks about faith, science, and the spirit ...

Audio Interview with Francis S. Collins
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jeannie Choi     Francis S. Collins has long been known in the science world for his leadership of the Huma ...

Kids Need All the Positive Words They Can Get
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

Recently a bunch of people e-mailed me the same <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/16/opinion/16kristof.html"><em>New York Times</em> column</a>, which cited a variety of ...

Gender, Genetics, and God
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:17am | Type: Blog

"The difference between men and women," the humorist Dave Barry says, "is that, if given the choice between saving the life of an infant or catching a fly ball, a woman will automatically choose ...

God is in the D(NA)-tails
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:53pm | Type: Magazine Article

Emily Dossett Genetic testing and treatment could affect every symptom we experience. Everything our bodies ne ...

New Eden. Same Snake?
Originally Posted: 08/05/2011 - 1:15pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger What they're saying about the Human Genome Project. DECODING THE HUMAN genome involves ...

You're Fired!
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

James C. Peterson You can't be laid off for bad genes. Can you? There are currently about 900 genetic tes ...

Reproductive Technology
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joseph Wakelee-Lynch An entrepreneur's paradise? Critics of the scientific establishment, especially reli ...

Whose Life Is It, Anyway?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Joe Nangle Ecology does not begin and end with the human, but it certainly includes us. All other beings share the planet and the cosmos w ...