No matter what we do to the DNA of a fruit fly embryo, there are only three possible outcomes: a normal fruit fly, a defective fruit fly, or a dead fruit fly.
How is it that a leading professor of biology could fundamentally misunderstand the biology of human development?
So what are we to make of a scientific profession in which scientific experts consistently distort the science of human life?
This argument used by abortion proponents — that an embryo or fetus is a part of the mother’s body until a certain point of gestation — is scientific nonsense.
Using the breakthrough technology known as CRISPR, scientists are not only altering the genes of a given creature.