From Newsday (not The Onion) -
Study: Stem cells derived from men's testicles seem to work as well as embryonic stem cells
"Using testicular cells isn't the only promising method that avoids embryos; there have been impressive experiments in reprogramming ordinary body cells into stem cells by slipping certain genes into them."
Gives new meaning to the phrase "grow a pair" don't it? The breakthroughs in non-embryonic stem cell research are impressive indeed.