We shouldn’t be afraid to tell people the full story, or admit the things we don’t know. Otherwise, we’ve engaged in exactly the sort of sloppy, lazy, error-prone journalism we’d normally criticise.
The best of all possible worlds.
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A special edition on evidence, out Wednesday 19 December.
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Human enhancement comes under the microscope at the Wellcome Trust's current collection, 'Superhuman'.
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After 80 years of agreement about the dark stuff, opinions may be changing.