So a bit of drama erupted recently over a story at Vice (yes, I know). I found out about it from this tweet:
— Bioinsilico (@bio_insilico) March 15, 2013
And then a local NPR station near me picked it up: Genius Babies.
They did tamp down some of the flames about the claims, but then threw new logs on the fire. Will this be the end of traditional procreation? they asked.
Way to manage expectations, team science.
See more on this at Slate: The Myth of the Superbaby: Can China really breed a crop of genetically selected geniuses?