28 Dec '14, 3pm

Saving the White Rhino: Cloning Over Conservation?

Saving the White Rhino: Cloning Over Conservation?

The animal kingdom suffered a great loss recently when Angalifu, one of the last six remaining northern white rhinoceroses, passed away at the San Diego Zoo. The death was also a renewed reminder that, without significant intervention, extinction looms for this species. So far, the most popular suggestion for saving these rhinos is a controversial one: cloning . The scientific capabilities necessary for cloning the rhino aren’t exactly there yet, but that’s not stopping conservationists from freezing Angalifu’s DNA to use in the future following future advancements. They’re hopeful that, one day, they’ll be able to bring back the animal with help from a laboratory. That’s good news. Or, well, it might be good news. It’s also kind of worrisome because now it looks like the best bet for saving animals from extinction is cloning over actual conservation. Given that the scienc...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/saving-the-white-rhino-clonin...

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