Holy Jurassic Park!

mammoth–Japanese scientists have successfully cloned a mouse from a frozen cell taken from a specimen dead for 16 years.  Their next goal?–A mammoth! A rather well-preserved baby mammoth was discovered in Russia slightly over a year ago.

What’s next?–Elvis?–Let’s remember that restoring that frozen shape-shifting alien in John Carpenter’s The Thing didn’t work out too well…

(–Two paws up for President-Elect Barack Obama!)

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One Comment on “Holy Jurassic Park!”

  1. carycomic Says:

    Well, they have had success cloning Asian gaur calves through domestic cows? Why not clone a mammoth through a modern zoo-born elephant?

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