Posted January 30, 2008 by Ryan Huling
As some of you may have seen on CNN.com, new technology being developed could potentially spare millions of animals from needless and cruel experiments. It’s about time!
It’s all pretty scientific, but basically it’s a new computer chip that has human cells in it, which means that we can run chemicals and other products through it, thus giving scientists the data they need without harming rabbits, rats, dogs, or other animals who are often tortured in laboratories.
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For you science nerds out there, you can even watch video of this new technology in action HERE. As a warning though, if you can’t tell the difference between an electron and a hole in the wall (like I can’t), this may bore the pants off of you.
P.S. – I mean no disrespect to the nerds reading this blog. Believe it or not, in 5th grade, I intentionally lied during my routine eye check-up, because I thought people with thick glasses looked cool. True story.