Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Artificial Sperm Spells the End of Patriarchy? (Video)

Here's one way to end the patriarchy. Now that (male) British scientists claim to have created human sperm from embryonic stem cells, people are again wondering about the future, or lack thereof for men. At any rate, with the declining sperm count, this kind of work may well be necessary for the continuation of the species, regardless of whether or not the species includes men.

Lab produced sperm may well make it possible for women to give birth to children who are genetically related only to women. Now we know why conservatives are so dead set against embryonic stem cell research!