In another sign of the times and another display of the devaluation of human life:
Lawmakers back animal-human embryo research
The lower house of parliament approved legislation Wednesday allowing scientists to create animal-human embryos for medical research, in the biggest shake-up of embryology laws in two decades.
The full story is here.
While I understand all too well the hope that this gives some people dealing with devastating diseases, it opens the door to more horrific experimentation and further devalues human life.