How is it that a leading professor of biology could fundamentally misunderstand the biology of human development?
My title is adapted from a 2012 article by two philosophers, Alberto Giubilini and Francesca Minerva.
Like a well-written, trillion-page novel, every micro-step, every macro-step, every twist and turn of our development follows a master plan.
A New York Times writer asks, “Could I Kill My Mother?”
It is a matter of fact — a straightforward scientific fact known since the basics of human reproduction were first understood — that human life begins at fertilization of the egg by the sperm.