Our Persuasive speech “Embryonic research – science that kills.” is one that will get people talking and thinking. This speech takes the view that embryonic research is opening up a can of worms for our society and that we can’t foretell what disasters it will cause. It says that it is morally wrong to use human embryos for this research despite the good it may do to people with illnesses and that there are other ways open to science to find suitable cures. The short poem sums up the speech and gives a thought provoking ending to it. Our Persuasive speech “Embryonic research – science that kills.” is thought-provoking and it ends with a poem that summarizes the arguments in the speech.