ethics

The NASA Genius Biohacker Trying to Bring Gene Editing to Your Living Room

Josiah Zayner downs a shot of scotch and begins his presentation. His audience is roughly 30 attendees from the SynBioBeta SF conference and a digital…

The Fake Strongmen of Instagram Have Only Gotten Bigger

When I first wrote “The Fake Strongmen of Instagram,” my aim was pretty simple: As a weightlifter myself, I wanted to inform people about the…

Stupid Money: Can You Ever Be Ethical With Money in This Godforsaken Globalized World?

When you have to spend money on things (which of course you do, every day), the world can seem like a bleak place. Multinational corporations…

Let’s Not Advocate For Hooking Up With People in Their Most Vulnerable Life Stage

We tell comedians to punch up and not down, and bullies to pick on people their own size. We should also apply this logic to…