Cloning Pets

Overview

What is a clone? Will a cloned dog or cat look and act exactly like the original? Is it safe for the animals involved? What are the ethical implications for cloning pets and other animals? Is it possible that humans could one day be cloned, too? Find out the answers to all of these questions and read about the cloning research that is still taking place in Cloning Pets.

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Overview

What is a clone? Will a cloned dog or cat look and act exactly like the original? Is it safe for the animals involved? What are the ethical implications for cloning pets and other animals? Is it possible that humans could one day be cloned, too? Find out the answers to all of these questions and read about the cloning research that is still taking place in Cloning Pets.

What's Inside?

True stories of exciting and current scientific challenges

Clear explanations of the science involved in these missions

Eye-popping photos, maps, and diagrams

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781406220247
  • Publisher: Raintree Publishers
  • Publication date: 9/28/2011
  • Pages: 56
  • Lexile: 900L (what's this?)

Meet the Author


Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.
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Table of Contents

Send in the Clones 4

How to Make a Clone 10

Why Clone? 18

What Could Go Wrong? 24

Myths About Clones 32

Extreme Cloning 40

Pet Cloning Timeline 50

Glossary 52

Find Out More 54

Index 56

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