In Search For Cures, Scientists Create Embryos That Are Both Animal And Human "Researchers experimenting with chimeric embryos say they could develop into adult pigs, sheep or cows with human organs that one day might be suitable for transplantation in people." http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/05/18/478212837...
From a purely scientific/tech standpoint, I find it pretty fascinating that the techniques they use is even possible. ‎- ronin
There's a lot of wild stuff that's possible. That's why it's more important than ever that ethics classes are offered again starting in jr. high. We have a real dearth of ethics discussions. People get so excited about tech advances that the people behind them rarely have a deep and thoughtful discussion and debate about the implications beforehand. (I have a little quibble with the article title. Humans are animals too. So maybe "both human and other animal species".... ‎- Spidra Webster
I find this disturbing! ‎- Halil
Wayward Pines? ‎- Halil