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Scientists Create Human-Monkey Hybrid: World Asks “WTF?”

A close up picture of a monkey with a surprised expression
Photo by Jamie Haughton on Unsplash

Two weeks ago, a joint team of scientists from the U.S. and China announced that they had developed the first human-monkey hybrid embryos.

Yes, you read that correctly.

I know, I know. It sounds like something out of science fiction. Or a Saturday Night Live sketch. Or an episode of Rick and Morty. However, according to the science journal…

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