The Genius Sperm Bank

Director: BBC
Year: 2006
Country: UK
Duration: 60 mins
Rating: N/A
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Filed under: Eugenics and Genetic Enhancement, Documentary

A Californian millionaire established a sperm bank in 1980 with the aim of creating exceptional individuals. Problems abounded, however and today, it is still unknown whether his grand idea was successful because most of the children created through his clinic remain anonymous. (Aired BBC Two, Thursday 15 June 2006, 21:00)

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