Below is a list of videos on bioethics-related topics that are worth watching. Some are profound and inspiring, and will produce a wonderful warm uplifting feeling. Others explain concepts and technologies like CRISPR.
Anholt, Simon. Which country does the most good for the world?
Bohorquez, Diego. How does our gut talk to our brain?
Bregman, Rutger. Poverty isn’t a lack of character; it’s a lack of cash.
Cohen, Glenn. Are There Non-human Persons? Are There Non-person Humans?
Doudna, Jennifer. We can now edit our DNA but let’s do it wisely.
Enriquez, Juan. We can reprogram life. How to do it wisely.
Fallon, James. The Moth: Confessions of a Pro-Social Psychopath.
Feldman-Barrett, Lisa You aren’t at the mercy of your emotions — your brain creates them.
Generous, Alix. How I learned to communicate my inner life with Asperger’s.
Grandin, Temple. The world needs all kinds of minds.
Jegede, Faith. What I’ve learned from my autistic brothers.
Jorgenson, Ellen. What you need to know about CRISPR.
Kahn, Jennifer. Gene editing can now change an entire species forever.
King, Rosie. How autism freed me to be myself.
Knoepfler, Paul. The ethical dilemma of designer babies.
Lanier, Heather. “Good” and “bad” are incomplete stories we tell ourselves
Marsh, Abigail. Why some people are more altruistic than others.
McGonigal, Jane. Gaming can make a better world.
McGonigal, Kelly. How to make stress your friend.
Ockelford, Adam. Derek Paravicini and Adam Ockelford in the key of genius.
Piff, Paul. Does money make you mean?
Real wild. Animal intelligence and prejudice.
Robinson, Ken. Schools kill creativity.
Rosling, Hans. Let my dataset change your mindset.
Savulescu, Julian. The Perfect Human Being Series E01 – on human enhancement.
Solomon, Andrew. Love, no matter what.
Wilkinson, Richard. How economic inequality harms societies.
This discussion, below, at Stanford is for you if you want to know more about what is going on with CRISPR-Cas9 “as we speak” (January 2019). The He case.
This video is related to that (with a grateful tip of my hat to the always generous Hank Greely):