Online Auctions for Cloning Dogs

Online Auctions for Cloning Dogs

Very soon all of our dogs will begin to look like Tom Cruise

A California company is planning a string of online auctions next month to clone five dogs, with the bidding to start at $100,000. Scientists consider dogs among the most difficult animals to clone because they have an unusual reproductive biology, more so than humans.

But the company behind the auctions, BioArts International, maintains that the technology is ready, and it is calling the dog cloning project Best Friends Again. It has scheduled the auctions for June 18.

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Man + Animal = “Manimals” = Eerie Portraits

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1964 – Year of the Dragon

Artist Daniel Lee draws on the Chinese Zodiac to manipulate these images through the computer. His series, titled “Manimals”, exhibits portraits showing the animal signs of these people. The 12 Chinese Zodiac signs are: rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, cock, dog and boar.

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Geomagnetism Linked to Suicide

 Geomagnetism Linked to Suicide

Geomagnetism is an influential force on humanity

Scientists believe that earth’s magnetic field may be responsible for suicidal behavior among people.

Oleg Shumilov of the Institute of North Industrial Ecology Problems in Russia studied earth’s geomagnetic field from 1948 to 1997 and found three seasonal peaks, from March to May, July and October.


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