Ethics genetics, robotics, & tech

Ethics genetics, robotics, & technology
Another interesting discussion in SA “The Many Ethical Implications of Emerging Technologies”(Scientific American)
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-many-ethical-implications-of-emerging-technologies/

Looking at genetics and technology and how that relates to robotics and AI “rights”

It is worth a look as is the “Cute” article
Do You Only Trust WALL-E Because He’s Cute?

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/frontiers-for-young-minds/under-what-circumstances-do-we-find-robots-trustworthy/

robot cute
New-generation robotics will increasingly have more autonomy and capacity to react without preprogramming, which complicates current debates on robotics.
Credit: Robotslab