Are Sperm a Living Creature?

Dr. Michael T. MacDonell sendero at
Sun Dec 29 12:43:03 EST 1996

In <Pine.SOL.3.91.961229114117.16136B-100000 at mcmail.CIS.McMaster.CA>
berezin at MCMAIL.CIS.MCMASTER.CA (Alexander Berezin) writes: 
>On Sun, 29 Dec 1996, Sid Lipkin wrote:
>> Always wondered this...Is human sperm classed as a living creature?
>It depends on your definition of life. Some say
>that computer viruses are also living beings.
>And so are the cars: they do multiply 
>(on car factories) using the environment (assembly
>workers) for their reproduction and their is
>Dawrinian competition for survival between 
>variuous breeds of cars.

Some say that the earth rides through the universe on the back of a
giant turtle!


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