I would like it if these things weren’t presented so dramatically, and the ramp up of emotions this type of presentation causes, but it’s a cost we pay for living in an “extreme” society. Nonetheless, our continuing desire to know about ourselves brings these fascinating revelations to more people than ever before.
BTW: I am a huge fan of basic research. Knowing for the sake of knowing is wonderful!
Now, if only we could keep the powers that be from using these discoveries from research to kill people. Alas….