A young woman in a red ski jacket skis down a steep mountain, with the sun, mountains, and blue sky in the background. Families, friends, and individuals who enjoy action-packed winter vacations often take advantage of ski packages.
A pair of antique skis leans against a wooden barrel. When there is snow on the ground, nothing is better than putting on your ski equipment and heading downhill. Put on your helmet, gloves, skis, and boots, and grab your poles.
An influential panel of scientists has concluded that genome editing could be used to prevent parents from passing inherited conditions on to their offspring. But critics say that's a slippery slope that could lead to designer babies some day.
By Rita Rubin, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:17:00 -0500.