cloning

Motherboard

Scientists Discover 42,000-Year-Old Liquid Blood in Preserved Foal

The well-preserved condition of the animal is giving hope to researchers trying to clone extinct animals.
Rob Dozier
4.19.19
Motherboard

China Claims to Have Cloned a Police Dog to Save Time

Police in China allegedly cloned a champion sniffer dog to reduce the time and money spent on training new canines.
Sarah Emerson
3.26.19
Terraform

I'll Get Back to You

He was forty-three. Far too young to be a widower. She was twenty-one. Far too young to be dead.
Ryan Bloom
4.6.18
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
pets

In the Future, You Will Have the Same Pet Your Entire Life

The price of dog and cat cloning has been cut in half, and some leaders in the field believe it's only a matter of time before the practice becomes common.
Luke Winkie
6.28.17
Film

This Skateboard Video Features an Army of Clones

Felix Loechel's 'Cliff' puts a surreal spin on the skate video.
Bogar Alonso
1.15.17
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
uk

Couple Prepares to Livestream Birth of Cloned Puppies, a Christmas Miracle

The puppies were cloned from 12-day-old DNA, previously thought impossible.
Fruzsina Eordogh
12.25.15
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
food politics

The European Union Just Banned the Cloning of Farm Animals

Scottish-born Dolly the Sheep may have the honor of being the first cloned animal, but Scotland and the rest of the European Union nations have just passed a measure that bans the cloning of farm animals in the future.
Alex Swerdloff
9.9.15
Interview

The Dawn of GM Humans: BOY-1 Creator HS Tak on Our Inevitable Genetic Future

A new comic book series from IDW explores humanity’s next evolutionary leap.
Becky Ferreira
8.9.15
earth

Happy Birthday to Dolly the Sheep, the First Cloned Adult Mammal

Also: the birth of contemporary biotech paranoia.
Michael Byrne
7.5.15
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