The survey was conducted online by Sapio Research in August 2018 to a representative sample of 2,026 UK adults. Results showed that the top issues that are of interest of the public are genetic engineering, artificial intelligence, cancer, and climate change. They said that these topics "most likely to have an impact on society and human life." Furthermore, the survey revealed that majority (69%) are in favor of genetically modified (GM) crops, stating that they could help feed the world. A big percentage (80%) also believe that genetic engineering could help cure or eradicate diseases.
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