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Comment author: mortal 11 August 2017 05:22:45PM *  0 points [-]

Here is a video of someone allegedly creating a hybrid of a chicken and a human by fertilizing chicken eggs with human sperm. The 'father' of this homonculus kills the thing eventually on camera.

https://youtu.be/-Cto1DXXHAc

The best part is the comments. This is uncanny valley territory, and one comment especially reminded me of you guys - 'For a moment I thought, what if it is real?'

It reminded me of the idea of AIs torturing simulations. Wew.