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Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

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Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.

An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.

Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other animals but it is the first time is has been also shown to happen in humans.

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

When life begins...

Fact.

“All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.

But they will.
 

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Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

When life begins...

Fact.

“All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.

But they will.

Just because the biology starts at that point does not mean that a human life, for purposes of legal protection, has begun. And to the extent that rights should be granted, those rights - like all rights - have to be weighed against the rights of other human beings. And specifically, in this case, the rights of the mother trump most governmental interests in protecting the "biology" inside of her.
 

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Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

When life begins...

Fact.

“All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.

But they will.

So? Who cares when life begins inside of another human being? It's still that other human being's right to abort it if she so desires.
 

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Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

When life begins...

Fact.

“All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.

But they will.
The egg and sperm are alive, biologically active before fertilization occurs.

Only at fertilization does the process to develop into a human starts
 

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“All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff
Where was this in dispute and how does it relate to abortion?

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.
In your unqualified and uneducated opinion. Of course you are welcome to live by it

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.
You mean regress. No that will not happen.
 

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Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

When life begins...

Fact.

All of biology starts at the time of fertilization...” -- Professor Teresa Woodruff

To pre-meditatively end that human life after this point? It's murder.

Like in many, too-many cases -- government and the law just need to catch up.

But they will.

Trying to argue that "life begins" as equal to "a human being exists" is the fundamental problem with Pro-life arguments, as I have pointed out time and again.

One might as well ague:

Headline: Bright Flash of Light Occurs when a Light Switch is turned On!

Proof that Light Bulbs are Human Beings!

Must be the same for Frogs, Sharks, and Every Other Creature Born of Insemination!
 
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Headline: Bright Flash of Light Occurs when a Light Switch is turned On!

Proof that Light Bulbs are Human Beings! So are Frogs, Sharks, and Every Other Creature Born of Insemination!
That is why the older ones burn out....
 

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If someone wears a condom that doesn't happen,eh?

:lol:




"Condoms aren't completely safe. A friend of mine was wearing one and he got hit by a bus." ~ Bob Rubin
 

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I always enjoy a nice dose of pro-choice rationalization. :popcorn2:
 

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Ridicule, relativistic twaddle, and irrational rationalizations...

Just as I suspected...

(bloodlust always clouds the mind...)

:lamo
 

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Ridicule, relativistic twaddle, and irrational rationalizations...

Just as I suspected...

(bloodlust always clouds the mind...)

:lamo
The ironing is delicious. [emoji12]
 

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The egg and sperm are alive, biologically active before fertilization occurs.

They are not living organisms separately, but they become a living organism upon fertilization.
 

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Trying to argue that "life begins" as equal to "a human being exists" is the fundamental problem with Pro-life arguments, as I have pointed out time and again.

One might as well ague:

Headline: Bright Flash of Light Occurs when a Light Switch is turned On!

Proof that Light Bulbs are Human Beings!

Must be the same for Frogs, Sharks, and Every Other Creature Born of Insemination!

:applaud

Thank you.
 

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They are not living organisms separately, but they become a living organism upon fertilization.
An egg is alive, so are sperm. Sperm moves on their own to move to the egg. If the sperm was not alive they would not be able to move.

A dead egg would not be possible to fertilize.
 

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Trying to argue that "life begins" as equal to "a human being exists" is the fundamental problem with Pro-life arguments, as I have pointed out time and again.

One might as well ague:

Headline: Bright Flash of Light Occurs when a Light Switch is turned On!

Proof that Light Bulbs are Human Beings!

Must be the same for Frogs, Sharks, and Every Other Creature Born of Insemination!

Nothing is wrong with the argument. If the human life cycle begins at fertilization then that is when they become human beings.
 

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Ridicule, relativistic twaddle, and irrational rationalizations...

Just as I suspected...

(bloodlust always clouds the mind...)

:lamo

Tell us how you've arrived at valuing a zygote more than a born women bearing that zygote?
 

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Nothing is wrong with the argument. If the human life cycle begins at fertilization then that is when they become human beings.

Umm...No.

However, you are already aware of this from all the prior arguments in all the other threads on this topic in this forum.

The fact that you choose to believe otherwise? Not proof a human being exists at the moment of fertilization. :shrug:
 

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I'm hardly wrong. If however you feel like rationalizing it away then just know that i have plenty of popcorn.

There's a few hundred active members in DP who would quickly disagree with what you've just said.
 
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