science fiction

Why We Need a Global Citizens’ Assembly on Gene Editing

Why We Need a Global Citizens’ Assembly on Gene Editing

Developments in gene editing are often met with moral panic. Every new announcement raises outrage over the audacity of scientists “playing God”. The existence of mutant mosquitoes and designer babies are often framed as threats – evidence that science fiction has crossed over into real life. There are clear dangers…

Here’s Every Genre Film Netflix Just Announced For 2020

Here’s Every Genre Film Netflix Just Announced For 2020

Netflix is firmly in the filmmaking business now, and in 2020 it seems like they’re committing hard to their original slate of films. In a recent tweet thread posted by the Netflix Film Twitter account, the streaming giant just ran down a lengthy list of some of the films we…