Switzerland has followed New Zealand and a few other localities to outlaw boiling live lobsters. But that’s just for starters.
A healthy elderly couple in India is asking for joint euthanasia because their lives are of no use.
Here are illustrations from Washington State, and from Switzerland.
Dr. Harris had been a modest donor to the Wikipedia Foundation. This drew a solicitation email from executive director Katherine Maher.
These “jumping genes” are segments of junk DNA that insert themselves at random in our genomes. That is the evolutionary interpretation.