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World IVF market is already US$25 billion

April 5th, 2024|0 Comments

According to Vision Research Reports, the size of the global IVF market was estimated at US$25.3 billion in 2023. By 2023 it will be US$43.6 billion. The market research group believes that growth is being driven by increasing infertility [...]

Holding On to Our Humanity in an Age of Social Robots

March 29th, 2024|0 Comments

Socially interactive robots are becoming increasingly AI-enabled and equipped to serve as our friends, companions, therapists, caregivers, teachers and even lovers. This development has profound personal, social, cultural and ethical ramifications as both a welcome [...]

Preserving Integrity in Science

March 29th, 2024|0 Comments

Being a professional scientific researcher is much like being a professional musician, artist, or journalist. It is possible to make money doing it, but it isn’t a profession that people join to get rich. Read [...]

Gaza and the End of the Rules-Based Order

March 24th, 2024|0 Comments

After more than four months of conflict, Israel’s campaign of retaliation against Hamas has been characterized by a pattern of war crimes and violations of international law. Israel’s stated justification for its war in Gaza [...]

Bioethics in the Second Cold War

March 24th, 2024|0 Comments

The field that came to be known as bioethics in the late 1960’s is an integral part of the  liberal international order intentionally developed in the aftermath of the catastrophe of World War II.  Following [...]