Some of my relatives post cute animal videos on Facebook. Others post articles like this, so you can see how Christmas dinner conversation is always a mixed bag.
It is interesting in itself that this kind of research is now possible.
And we talk a lot about the ethical implications of transhumanism, but this experiment raises some interesting questions as well. How much can you mess with a monkey’s DNA before it is entitled to some human rights? Would it be different if they were inserting human DNA into chimps or bonobos?