It's Okay to Be Smart

Could You Be a Chimera?

Season 7 Episode 14 | 9m 43s Video has closed captioning.

Ever feel like you aren't totally yourself? Well, maybe you aren't. In this video, we explore the idea of human chimeras. In mythology, the "Chimaera" was a beast made from different animals combined into one. But in biology, a chimera is a single organism whose body is made from parts of two or more genetically distinct individuals of the same species.

Aired: 07/18/19

Rating: NR


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