Tag: DNA

Unnatural Selection

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Originally in Hothouse During my son’s newborn assessment years ago, the pediatrician turned my rosy baby around in his hands like an experienced fruit vendor with a melon. “Look,” he said, as he placed the baby down on his side. “My favorite anomaly.” Favorite anomaly? Anomaly, anomaly, anomaly. I couldn’t remember what it meant, and certainly […]

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