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  • Broken Windows Theory

    A criminology theory that states lawlessness, lack of authority, and anarchy are contagious, which spread faster than an epidemic. According to theory, just as a building with one broken window is vulnerable to additional vandalism, a neighborhood with visible signs of minor disorder, such as graffiti and littering, is vulnerable to criminal invasion

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  • Human-Monkey Chimeric Embryos

    An experimental biology experiment where human stem cells were implanted into primate embryos which then grew for up to 20 days in order to examine human diseases under in vivo conditions. https://www.rt.com/news/521232-first-chimeric-human-monkey-embryos/

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  • CRISPR

    An acronym for Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats,  CRISPR is a genetic engineering technique for editing genomes.

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