Personalized genetic screening tests are now commercially available. Are they a tool for a disease-free future or a white elephant? Medical geneticists Cynthia Kenyon, Muin Khoury, and Nobel Laureate Harold Varmus discuss the science and the issues, in a forum moderated by former NBC correspondent Charles Sabine. Recorded at the Chan Centre at the University of British Columbia in March 2009.
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Slate’s Dana Stevens and Forrest Wickman discuss "A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you’ve seen the movie.
Cynthia Martin’s first high-profile gig in comics came when she took over drawing the original run of Star Wars at issue #92. She very candidly discusses her feelings about the role of gender in comics, on both the creative and business sides.