The Critical 'I'

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Tuesday, December 10, 2002

SPARE PARTS
In another example of an inevitable move forward, Stanford University's medical research school has declared it will be cloning human cells for medical research purposes. Naturally, this is a short step away from breeding cloned humans.

The cloning controversy holds endless fascination for me. I think it'll provide a lot of vibrant debate over the next couple of decades, on scientific, ethical, political, social, and countless other levels. It should be a blast to watch it all unfold.