Category archives for human

The Original Jocks

by Katie the Lowly Intern You might recall this gentle soul who got her face gnawed off by a chimp in February. I won’t even begin to sift through the big ball of bizarre that story is, but it does lead to an interesting discussion concerning exactly where apes get enough strength to go around…

Human-Sheep Hybrid Created

To baaa or not to baaa? Professor Esmail Zanjani from the University of Nevada unveiled a genetically engineered sheep- well, technically a sheep, we think -that has 15 percent human cells and 85 percent sheep cells this past week. Zanjani injects adult human cells into sheep fetuses to create these chimeras with the eventual goal…