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‘Super Daddy’ Animals With Elite Sperm Could Breed Their Way to Climate Change Survival

Livestock with gene-edited testicles can help humans survive an increasingly food-insecure world

Goat #1962, a “Super Daddy” goat. Photos: Jon Oatley

In a Pullman, Washington, laboratory barn, goat #1962 has one purpose: Go forth and multiply.




Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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