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BILL GATES DESCRIBES HIS INTERESTING ENCOUNTERS WITH MR. TRUMP

Bill Gates made some eyebrow-raising claims about President Donald Trump on last Thursday, saying he doesn’t know the difference between two sexually transmitted diseases and that it was “scary” how much Trump knew about Gates’ daughter’s appearance. Taking audience questions about his interactions with Trump at a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation meeting, the former […]

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GENE EDITING THAT ALTER MOSQUITOES DNA COULD END MALARIA – BILL GATES

Gene-editing technologies that alter mosquitoes’ DNA could prove critical in the fight against malaria, Bill Gates says, and ethical concerns should not block progress in such gene-modifying research. Speaking at the Malaria Forum conference in London, the billionaire Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist said that while gene editing raises “legitimate questions”, that should not jeopardise exploration […]