[LMB] Taura fertile?

Dan Tilque dtilque at nwlink.com
Wed, 19 Mar 2003 16:27:48 -0800

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> But the technology has been around on other planets for
> centuries I assume - or were the quaddies originally "hosted"
> by bipedal mothers?

They used replicators to make the quaddies. The technology was
new at the time. Or at least new for human use. I expect it may
have been in use for quite a while for animals before then.

> So Taura probably needs all the female bits to keep her
> healthy, which may explain why they didn't design the super-
> soldiers like Action Man. Presumably males have their own
> hormones to perform the same function, produced by the testes.
> And sex without reproduction could have a value...

You have to have *something* to do on R&R ...

Dan Tilque