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WOW FactorPhil and Stephen review news stories that may change history. And they all broke this week.

In Breakthrough, Scientists Edit a Dangerous Mutation From Genes in Human Embryos

(Related) Ethical concerns over dawn of the designer baby: Campaigners warn breakthrough that removed faulty DNA could lead to creation of ‘superior’ children with genes modified to improve appearance or intelligence

William Gibson quote: “In an age of affordable beauty, there was something heraldic about his lack of it.”

Artificial intelligence can stop premature aging

Want to live FOREVER? Major breakthrough in cryogenic freezing
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Phil Bowermaster is a nationally recognized author and speaker. He has more than 25 years experience writing about emerging technologies and the future. As co-host of the popular Internet radio series, The World Transformed, Phil has talked with leading scientists and technologists, best-selling authors, philosophers, filmmakers, artists, entrepreneurs and others who are shaping our understanding of the amazing era of transformation in which we live. Phil helps leaders and their organizations develop strategies for managing accelerating change. He shows how imagination, optimism, empathy, and humor can make all the difference in both understanding and making the most of the powerful currents of change we face.