clones

Tech

Scientists Just Made Human Egg Cells from Human Blood for the First Time

It’s the first step toward being able to mass produce human eggs using other people’s body tissues or blood.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.21.18
clones

Scientists Just Broke the Technical Barrier to Cloning Primates, Including Humans

Researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences used the same cloning method used to create Dolly the sheep to clone two long-tailed macaques for the first time.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.24.18
DNA/IDK

Nobel Winner Kazuo Ishiguro's ‘Never Let Me Go’ Predicted the Gene Editing Debate

On Thursday, Ishiguro won the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Ben Richmond
10.5.17
Baseball

Who You Got? 25 Clayton Kershaws or 25 Mike Trouts?

We asked pro scouts who they would take: a team made up of Kershaw clones or a team made up of Trout clones?
Christopher Crawford
5.15.17
clones

Twenty Years After Dolly the Sheep, We're No Closer to Cloning Humans

The first cloned mammal created a hysteria about the future of cloning. Two decades later, how much has changed?
Daniel Oberhaus
2.1.17
robots

Zebrafish Are Hopelessly Obsessed with Robotic Clones of Themselves

3D robotic replicas make it easier to study zebrafish, which make it easier to study human psychological disorders.
Madison Margolin
10.25.16
Terraform

​Interference

What happens when AI clones of our loved ones inevitably meet the source material?
Miles Klee
10.20.16
clones

Dolly the Sheep Clones Are Ageing Just Fine

20 years after Dolly, researchers say cloned sheep are ageing healthily.
Alex Pearlman
7.26.16
Internet Exploring

Gucci Mane Wants to Be Father of the Year with "All My Children"

You have to wonder if Gucci watches 'Orphan Black'?
Noisey Canada Staff
6.24.16
Sex

From Fuckbook to Booble, Porn Knockoffs of Startups Are the Wikipedia of Failing

A brief tour of some of the best, worst, and weirdest XXX knockoffs, and what’s become of them.
Lux Alptraum
4.1.16
meat

China Is Building a Giant Animal-Cloning Factory to Feed the Masses

While the rest of the world sorts out its feelings about the safety and ethics of cloning animals for food production, China is charging ahead and building the world’s largest animal cloning factory, set to begin operations in 2016.
Alex Swerdloff
11.28.15
Internet

'Clone Zone' Is an Easy Tool for Building Fake Websites

A new tool just made every website on the internet instantly and totally customizable. Now what?
Claire L. Evans
4.23.15
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