“Never Let Me Go” draws closer — 2 Comments

  1. Sadly, the scientist is right – if it can be done, it will be done. They can pass as many laws as they like but human cloning is absolutely inevitable.

    Taking the ultimate scenario of “recreating” a dead child, what they fail to appreciate that what they will end up with is a child who looks the same but that’s all. They cannot recreate the soul and essence of the original. Effectively they will just create a “twin” and we all know that twins can and do have separate personalities and identities.

  2. I would agree, if the essence of the original derives from nurture, but if the Rossi-Duranti Loop in our brain is the seat of our personality, perhaps cloning will have the capacity to recreate it.

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