In Breakthrough, Scientists Edit a Dangerous Mutation From Genes in Human Embryos

Newly fertilized eggs before gene editing, left, and embryos after gene editing and a few rounds of cell division. A study published on Wednesday announced that edited human embryos can repair common and serious disease-causing gene mutations. Credit Shoukhrat Mitalipov

WONDER WOMAN Characters Will Return for JUSTICE LEAGUE | Nerdist

Wonder Woman is a great movie and finally captured what DC Comics fans like about its classic roster of characters. One of the things we didn’t enjoy as much though is the relatively short time spent among the Amazons on Themyscira. We get it, we get it; the movie was about Diana (Gal Gadot) venturing into the realm of mortals and becoming a hero on her own terms. But, those opening training and battle scenes were an absolute highlight in Patty Jenkins’ superhero flick. It’s looking more and more likely that we’ll see more of Themyscira in future movies, and with some returning Amazonian warriors as well. According to an interview with the LA Times (via. Birth.Movies.Death), Connie Nielsen, who portrays Diana’s mother Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, said we can expect to see her and Robin Wright (who played General Antiope) in this winter’s Justice League movie. “And got to do more in Justice League as well. As sisters as well. Kind of badass as well. We can’t say much, but…” with

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