Fetus, Embryo or Baby. No Matter What You Call an Unborn Child, Science Confirms She’s a Human Being
Before we can know how to treat unborn children (an ethical question), we must know what they are biologically. This is a question of science. Here’s what science tells us about the unborn. Why the unborn is a human being When a sperm successfully fertilizes an oocyte (egg), a new cell, called a zygote, is generated by their union.