Tuesday, December 20, 2005

A "Living War Machine"

Fascinating story: it seems that in the 1920s Joseph Stalin desired the perfect warrior and ordered Soviet scientists to create one. The scientists, in turn, tried to breed humans and apes, depositing monkey sperm in humans and vice versa. When he failed, the chief doctor was imprisoned and sent into exile in Kazakhstan. (Via Drudge)


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