scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,106
Cloning A progression of Acceptance Acceptance Throughout history there have been many practices which have at first been looked upon as wrong or unacceptable for any number of reasons Some have been medical such as surgery Yet others like x-ray technology for example have been purely scientific But as time progressed these practices become widely accepted even praised in some cases by those who had been their greatest foes In present times we again will see the past repeat itself The process of cloning humans is now seen as wrong andor unethical but in the future it will be a commonplace occurrence Cloning The production of duplicate copies of genetic material cells or entire multicellular living organisms Comptons Interactive Encyclopedia By now everyone should know that Scottish scientists have successfully cloned a sheep They took a cell from a 6-year-old ewe added its genes to a hollowed-out egg from another sheep and placed it in the womb of yet another sheep Bailey 1 This resulted in the first recorded mammalian cloning success Immediately the science community went berserk The announcement of the success with the sheep was immediately followed up with the announcement that scientists in Oregon had cloned monkeys Bailey 1 Near widespread panic occurred immediately The public was extremely frightened at the prospect of having the ability to clone human beings President Clinton rushed to ban federal funding for cloning research and in addition asked privately funded researchers to postpone such research until the ethics of the matter had been determined Vere This was the same initial fearshock response that had occurred after nearly every scientific or medical breakthrough in history The next questions that arose in peoples minds were Would a clone be a mindless zombie A double The answer was and is no to both questions A human clone is really nothing but a time delayed identical twin of another person Vere There would be no real danger
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA