The depiction of Francis Collins as someone who has developed a good model for integrating faith and science is in many respects a tragic myth.
California is in worse shape now than it was in 2004. Thousands of people are living in tents on the streets of San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The case tore this country apart, and alas, proved a significant accelerant to the spread of the culture of death in America. But it was not a matter of left versus right.
Remember this the next time ideologically driven scientists, bioethicists, and their media water carriers seek to drive public opinion.
Human cloning has been accomplished, but the field remains generally stalled because of a shortage of human eggs.