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91 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 11 September 2007 06:31PM

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Comment author: PhilGoetz 29 June 2014 04:54:03PM 1 point [-]

How would different interest groups resolve their conflicts in a structure like the Human Genome Project?

Oh, my, the unintentional humor of that speaker's comment. There's an entire book written on how groups resolved their conflicts in the Human Genome Project, The Genome War: They didn't. The outcome was a horrific case study of how science really "works" today.