By Krista Kapralos
Religion News Service, Sept. 10, 2012
The embryo was frozen in liquid nitrogen when Gabriel and Callie Fluhrer found it. They didn’t know whether that embryo would grow to be a boy or a girl, or whether it would even grow at all.
But to the Fluhrers, it was worth the risk. [...]
By Krista Kapralos/GlobalPost
SEGOU, Mali — Usually, nothing much changes in this dust-choked West African city.
Families live in mud-built huts along the Niger River, where fishermen in paddle-powered boats cast nets for catfish and carp. The weekly market announces itself by sending out a pungent stench, from pile after pile of cured fish. Most of the [...]