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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:00:00 AM
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Parahumans

Once solely a concept of science-fiction, the parahuman, or human-animal hybrid, has recently entered the realm of reality. Efforts to combine genes from different species for medical and industrial purposes are now fairly common. Though such research could prove useful for the production of drugs and transplant-ready organs, it has raised numerous ethical, moral, and legal issues. Have scientists created human-animal hybrid embryos? More...
MelissaMe
Posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 11:31:08 AM

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Ah, well, if the idiots in the United States government are trying to make it illegal, then it is a foregone conclusion that someone will do this in a rash, stupid, not-well-thought-out manner. It's inevitable!

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.

This is my only now.
thar
Posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:19:46 PM

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We are already hybrids.

We are all in trouble if the aliens want their mitochondria back!




or their chloroplasts


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