Originally Posted by talksense101
Any technology like cloning or this new discovery will eventually make its way to the laboratory of rogue nations and mad men. You can scream muwahaha for a decade at best, but science is now in the realms of corporations and technology like the internet make communication easy. PZ Myers sounds like a fan boy defending the discovery and the ass lubed altar boys comment was uncalled for. Human beings are not mature enough to live in harmony. The potential for military use always outweighs the potential for good use.
It's access to enough natural resources that is the problem.
Got a over population problem in India right? Just like China?
The US scientists have a solution to your problem...all we need is a little provocation to justify your below average IQ population reduction to our citizens. :evil:
After we are done, you'll have another Japan living in balance with your natural resources. Long as you don't screw it up economically like they did.
(in jest of course, but I often speculate what could go through the minds of madmen to justify their actions)