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Piglets Born With Monkey Cells Are A World First

Piglets Born With Monkey Cells Are A World First

Scientists in China created piglets whose organs contained some monkey cells. The piglets all died within a week, illustrating the challenges ahead as researchers work toward the goal of growing human organs inside other animals.

Wow, Spain Sure Has A Lot Of Pigs

Wow, Spain Sure Has A Lot Of Pigs

There are now enough pigs in Spain that technically everyone could have one, and there’d be pigs to spare. Spanish environmental ministry figures reveal that the country now has 50 million oinking piggies, which is about 3.5 million more than the number of humans. That’s the first recorded time the…