My parents just wanted a happy, healthy baby. But what if they could have predicted my eye colour, or sprinting speed?
A patent has been awarded for software that predicts children's traits based on their parents' genes. Critics warn it's a step towards ‘designing' babies. But the software just gives prospective parents a bit more information, so I think it's fine… as long as they take the test with a grain of salt babies are still unpredictable!