When sound-based tools were perfected that could identify lifetime physiological trends with a scanner, even prenatally, the DNA scientists were taken by complete surprise, just as the archaeologists had been when DNA testing knocked their theories of the human geneaology into a cocked hat. The process was based on the fact that every individual human being, and every other living thing for that matter, emits a unique vibratory signature. It was only a matter of a few years of computer assisted data-mining before two high school students worked out most of the correlations to character defects, predispositions to substance abuse, sexual orientation, mathematical genius, artistic gifts, psychokinesis and so on - even being accident-prone. This showed the genetic theory of disease to be just so much horsefeathers. With pre-diagnosis, even luck could be measured. But of more pressing social importance, as it turned out, everyone learned what they would be most likely to die of. Everyone. And not just what, but when.
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