Human-Pig Chimeras To Solve Organ Donor Shortage

The story of the Minotaur, with the head of a bull and the body of a man, slayed by Prince Theseus in the heart of a maze, is an old one. However, scientists’ recent attempts to create human chimeras (organisms made of cells from two genetically different types of cells) as organ donors are anything […]

It’s not all doom and gloom – Conservation success stories

Isabel Fletcher takes a look at the more fruitful outcomes of animal conservation efforts.