Skip to main content

Media Coverage Mar 2012

News Thumbnail

Save the world by genetically engineering humans to be smaller


Comment from Dr Anders Sandberg, James Martin Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology who co-authored the study. Authors of study stress they are not advocating the ideas, just opening the debate up for radical cures.


Mankind should consider extreme options - such as taking pills to wean humanity away from eating meat or genetically engineering ourselves to be smaller - in order to reduce our ecological footprint

View Article

More information


Anders Sandberg
Media Coverage