Scientists Grow Miniature Human Brains

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 49•35 Aug 30, 2013

Neuroscientists at an Austrian lab have grown pea-sized human brains that reach the same level of development as a 9-week-old fetus, though they claim the miniature brains, which are kept in nutrient-rich baths, are incapable of thought. What do you think?

  • “Aw.”

    Nancy Capra –
    Adult Education Teacher

  • “Are they taking volunteers? A nutrient-rich bath sounds really nice.”

    Hans Rykes –
    Furs Salesperson

  • “How are they on a salad?”

    Kent Winter –
    Multifocal Lens Assembler