Doug Vining Future crime

As we have pointed out in previous MindBullets, future technologies also create opportunities for future crimes. Marc Goodman discusses what happens when biotech enables criminals.

"But the first really serious crime we will see is narcotics. Without a doubt, we are transitioning away from a plant-based industry toward a synthetic one, in which the plant genes responsible for the “high” are transplanted into yeast, for example, which can be baked into bread or brewed into beer."
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Posted: 11 February 2014 at 11:07
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