Televangelist Pat Robertson has claimed that scientists are attempting to "make a mouse human" with aborted fetal tissue, on his Christian Broadcasting Network program "The 700 Club."
In 1993, Newsweek examined what looked like a dinosaur phenomenon the likes of which hadn't been seen since the first fossils were discovered: "Jurassic Park" and its sparking of a discussion about cloning.
Did the Germans create Egypt's new "Frankenstein"?
Scary myths about creating life in the lab have fed into arguments about genetically modified food.
Scientists are trying out new electronic devices to treat asthma, diabetes and gastric problems