It’s time for me to read the Margaret Atwood novel, if only because it has been referenced so many times this past little while. But I have seen Gattaca. In this article, Mara Hvistendahl, author of Unnatural Selection, a book I have read and highly recommend (see? I do know how to read) questions whether Gattaca will come true. It’s about genetic pre-screening and tests on embryos.
And here’s a little clip from the movie, while I’m at it: