Harvard Geneticist Wants to Build Dating App That Sure Sounds Like Eugenics

December 12, 2019

(Popular Mechanics) – Church’s proposed app will pair potential star-crossed lovers based on their genome sequence, rather than, say, their love of Stephen King novels or affinity for chess. The idea is that if two people will likely produce offspring with genetic mutations, they’re not a good match. “You wouldn’t find out who you’re not compatible with,” Church told 60 Minutes. “You’ll just find out who you are compatible with.”