“Haunted Files” in the NY Times

NY Times

Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office was featured in today’s Science Times in an article that explores the troubled history of the infamous Long Island institution. Author Joshua A. Krisch writes:

“At the N.Y.U. exhibit, the ethical line between genetics and eugenics is blurred in every cabinet; legitimate science and blatant racism vie for space on every page. The reconstructed eugenics office can force viewers to think about the ethical implications of today’s genetic research.”

Read the whole article here.

Image Courtesy of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and the Eugenics Image Archive, Dolan DNA Learning Center