Animal Clones: Double Trouble?

From agriculture to medicine to law, animal cloning to create genetic twins could change our lives.

By Emily Sohn, 00:00 AM January 27, 2004

Have you ever had a hamburger so good you wished you could eat the same thing all over again?

 

With the way that cloning research is going, you might someday get your wish. The United States government recently decided that it's safe to drink milk and eat meat that comes from cloned animals. The decision has inflamed arguments about human health, animal rights, and the difference between right and wrong.

 

Clones, like identical twins, are exact genetic copies of each other. The difference is th...

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