PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Whoah: "Three young adults barely able to see because of a congenital and progressive form of blindness have regained modest amounts of vision after getting genetically engineered viruses injected into their eyes."

Joel Achenbach asks: what does the president's job really entail, day in and day out?

* The Post takes on the new economics of hunger.
* Top read: Andrew Cohen on the 13th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing.
* Another mystery: why is the mortality rate so high for these women?
* "Mr. McCain seems to combine the two strains of the decade in which he grew up."
* The new partisan world leads to local discord over campaigning.
* Futurist: looking at DC, seventeen years from now.
* Egads. Thawing out the colossal squid.

Tags: 2008, news, quotes, scary technology, science!

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