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Professor seeks mother for cloned cave baby


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#1    Child of Bast

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Posted 21 January 2013 - 06:32 PM

Found this gem whilst reading another of the bizarre tales on this thread...

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They're usually thought of as a brutish, primitive species.

So what woman would want to give birth to a Neanderthal baby?

Yet this incredible scenario is the plan of one of the world’s leading geneticists, who is seeking a volunteer to help bring man’s long-extinct close relative back to life.

Professor George Church of Harvard Medical School believes he can reconstruct Neanderthal DNA and resurrect the species which became extinct 33,000 years ago.


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Posted 21 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

What I'm wondering is how happy this creature will be if its the only one and has scientists probing it all the time.


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Posted 21 January 2013 - 07:51 PM

Already posted, sorry.

http://www.unexplain...howtopic=241361

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