Audio Roundup 2021:22

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by Joel Rich

From David Brooks on the USA: “That basic sense of peoplehood, of belonging to a common enterprise with a shared destiny, is exactly what’s lacking today.” Me- how would you respond on behalf of klal yisrael ?


In the latest advance, researchers in the U.S. and China announced earlier this month that they made embryos that combined human and monkey cells for the first time. So far, these human-monkey chimeras (pronounced ky-meer-uhs) are no more than bundles of budding cells in a lab dish, but the implications are far-reaching, ethics experts say.
Me-And what will halacha say?


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About Joel Rich

Joel Rich is a frequent wannabee cyberspace lecturer on various Torah topics. A Yerushalmi formerly temporarily living in West Orange, NJ, his former employer and the Social Security administration support his Torah listening habits. He is a recovering consulting actuary.

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