Could DNA Hacking Be Used to Wipe Out World Leaders?

In this month's issue of the Atlantic, there's an interesting theory put forth in a story about biowarfare. Drawing on advances in genome decoding, the previous revelations that any stray materials containing the president's DNA are frequently destroyed, and that Hilary Clinton has ordered the collection of DNA from… » 10/25/12 2:20pm 10/25/12 2:20pm

This Man Made Enough Germ Weapons to Destroy the World (And Now He's…

William C. Patrick III died last week. He was responsible for enough bio-weaponry to kill every single person on the planet. And several other planets. And then, he spent the rest of his life fighting against his own deadly creations. » 10/11/10 6:20pm 10/11/10 6:20pm