Ongoing insertional mutagenesis of the human genome by transposons:
Selective mating in Homo sapiens:
Perhaps we should have computational geneticists play with this some 10 generations into the future. Or maybe not…
I am very disturbed by many aspects of this story:
One of them: persuading a briliant mech engineering student to get PhD in math may be considered a success. But not if all he has is a non-tenure track teaching position as a result.
Ironically, here is a mathematical model of probability to become a PI: