The Clones Have Arrived and Are Everywhere

Cloning is already big business and more common than you think

Dolly the sheep (Photo courtesy of The Roslin Institute, The University of Edinburgh)

It has been 25 years since the Roslin Institute in Scotland announced the birth of Dolly the sheep. She was the first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell. It was an incredible achievement, but many couldn’t see the point beyond just exploring the science.




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Freelance Writer, Author, Journalist for 30 years. Mostly lives in Asia., Top writer in History and Culture.

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