Not So Precise

Two ethicists write that genetics and life are too complex to really have “designer babies.”

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From Wikipedia article on Charles Proteus Steinmetz:
Charles Proteus Steinmetz (April 9, 1865 – October 26, 1923) was a mathematician and electrical engineer. He fostered the development of alternating current that made possible the expansion of the electric power industry in the United States, formulating mathematical theories for engineers. He made ground-breaking discoveries in the understanding of hysteresis that enabled engineers to design better electromagnetic apparatus equipment including especially electric motors for use in industry.[1][2][a]

Steinmetz was born as Karl August Rudolph Steinmetz into a Jewish[3] family in Breslau, Province of Silesia. Steinmetz suffered from dwarfism, hunchback, and hip dysplasia, as did his father and grandfather.
I'm sure Steinmetz would have preferred to be straight and tall. But all of us are lucky that he was incredibly smart. Evolution is a cruel mistress; she often mixes gifts and curses. We'd do well to remember that as we seek to "improve" ourselves.