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David Edmonds (Uehiro Centre, Oxford University) and Nigel Warburton (freelance philosopher/writer) interview top philosophers on a wide range of topics. Two books based on the series have been published by Oxford University Press. We are currently self-funding - donations very welcome via our website http://www.philosophybites.com


Julian Savulescu on Designer Babies (originally on Bioethics Bites)

April 2nd, 2012

Episode 178 of 299 episodes

Is it ethical to select advantageous genes and select against disadvantageous genes when having babies?Julian Savulescu, Director of theUehiro Centre for Practical Ethicsin Oxford, discusses this question withNigel Warburton. This bonus episode was originally made forBioethics Bitesin association with the Uehiro Centre and made possible by a grant from theWellcome Trust.