Russell Powell

Russell Powell is a philosopher at Boston University, whose research interests include bioethics and biotechnology. His book, Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity, is forthcoming.

Written by Russell Powell

A broader humanity: a volunteer from a French rescue team carries an injured girl during an evacuation from Tacloban, a city devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, November 16, 2013. Photo by Bobby Yip/Reuters

Beyond the paleo

Our morality may be a product of natural selection, but that doesn’t mean it’s set in stone

Allen Buchanan & Russell Powell