Background The first cloned sheep, Dolly, inspired scientists to clone humans. Cloned animals age faster than regular animals. Dolly isn’t the first clone of an animal, but the first clone of an adult animal.
FAQ’s Cloning is the process of making a genetically identical organism through nonsexual means. Reproductive cloning is the cloning of humans or animals.
Cons Human cloning is unethical. Allcatholic religions are against cloning and believe that life begins with conception.
Cons cont. Cloning is very expensive. Notonly is it expensive, it has a very high failure rate. For every 1000 tries only 30 clones are made.
Cons cont. Human cloning can be very harmful to humanity. Cloning can devalue the life of a human.
Pros Cloning can help with those who can’t have children, or with those who have lost a child. Homosexuals will be able to have children with their own genes.
Rebuttals Couples who can’t have children can still adopt. Homosexuals shouldn’t be allowed to marry in the first place. Cloning a deceased child would degrade human life.
Benefits One new disease wouldn’t be able to wipe out an entire population. Every individual will stay unique.
Conclusion Even though cloning seems like such a cool idea, I believe it could ruin us all. If every human being can be duplicated, then what’s the point of being you?