The Russian Scientist Who Tried To Create A Human-Chimp Hybrid

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What would happen if you crossed a human with a chimpanzee? Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov was willing to cross any ethical boundaries to bring a “humanzee” to life. After three failed attempts at impregnating a female chimpanzee with human sperm, the Russian scientist devised a plan to impregnate African women with chimp sperm without their knowledge or consent, disguising it as a medical examination — a move that cost him more than his funding when found out. Read full article here

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