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Leapsmag is an editorially independent, awardwinning online magazine that aims to foster a society-wide conversation about the impact of groundbreaking advances in the life sciences and related fields. Leapsmag publishes reported feature articles, commentary, personal essays, and interviews with innovators whose work stands to affect us all.

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Peter Singer Princeton University Professor of Bioethics

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Arthur Caplan Founding head of NYU's Division of Medical Ethics

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Amesh Adalja Senior Scholar, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Topics We talk about what matters to move forward responsibly

  • F Face Offs

    Assessing some of the greatest challenges facing humanity, and which conflicts are heating up in the battle for the future.

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  • B Big Questions

    Evaluating the tough questions and deep responsibilities that emerge on the cutting-edge of potentially transformational innovation.

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  • F Future Frontiers

    Examining how emerging technologies could reshape our world, and what impact new discoveries may have on a grand scale.

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  • H Head Scratchers

    Exploring which obstacles currently stop us from achieving fundamental breakthroughs.

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  • E Eye Openers

    Going behind-the-scenes with the researchers, doctors, CEOs, and other experts whose work stands to overhaul the status quo.

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