They said they wouldn’t do it, but of course they did. Scientists working in China — where else? — have constructed embryos that are part human and part monkey.
This technology is still a long time from the potential for human application, but it presents issues we need to address now.
In recent years, there has been increased interest in a possible connection between gender dysphoria and autism.
Surely there could not be an equivalent ensemble of fitness in nature for some other type of life.
The reason for the relative silence on the origin of COVID by explicit ID scientists is simple.