The Indonesian Journal of Biotechnology (IJBiotech) is an open access, peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal devoted to the publication of novel analysis in all features of biotechnology, with particular consideration paid to the exploration and development of natural merchandise derived from tropical—and especially Indonesian—biodiversity. Michael Bess is a historian of science at Vanderbilt University and the author of Our Grandchildren Redesigned: Life in a Bioengineered Society His e book affords a sweeping take a look at our genetically modified future, a future as terrifying as it is promising. But he is additionally someone who thinks lots in regards to the broader relationship …

Much has been mentioned and written about info and communication technologies (ICTs) being a doable panacea for the difficulty that every one sectors of society have in accessing every kind of information. Most of what we study concerning the current world, in fact, by way of the media, is dominated by state-of-the-art technology. Societies which have essentially the most of such know-how are additionally, repeatedly, claimed to be probably the most advanced. It’s not solely their advancement that lifts them to the pinnacle of power, superiority, and fame. They can additionally use know-how to simplify and move ahead an understanding …