Elon University

A vision for the future

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Name: David R

From: Utah

Bio: Computer Programmer

Area of Expertise: Technology Developer/Administrator

Topic: Getting, Sharing Information

Headline: Human Genome

Nutshell: Everyone will have their genome automatically given to the government for research, possibly speeding up evolution.


Your genome will become government or world property, possibly speeding up evolution in humans. The genes for intelligence will be found. Like a biological upgrade they will be added into our genes or into our children’s genes.

Date Submitted: April 27, 2009