Immortality, one of man's biggest pursuits. Due to this there is thousands of methods in pursuit of these hopes;some random remedies, some strewn out religious/cult-based rituals/practices, and some on the bases of science. One of the biggest being cloning.
But, how does one define immortality?Immortality is everlasting life.The immortality man commonly goes for is physical immortality. Physical experiences are held to one individual as there perspective and thus their life.
A clone is equivalent to a identical twin, but both individual twin have separate experiences and perspectives; no matter how similar. So if a twin ceases in his mortality he is dead, and is perspective is gone. This is equivalent for an individual with a clone. Thus it would not be individual physical immortality, but instead maybe genetic immortality.
At any rate it's not what it's made out be. The individual would have to mature (not commonly mentioned in sci-fi). One would have