Essays reveal Stephen Hawking predicted race of 'superhumans'

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Late physicist said genetic engineering may create species that could destroy rest of humanity

The late physicist and author Prof Stephen Hawking has sparked controversy by suggesting a new race of superhumans could develop from wealthy people choosing to edit their own and their children’s DNA.

Hawking, the author of A Brief History of Time, who died in March, made the final predictions in a collection of articles and essays.

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