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Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:16 pm
by Mikes
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Wasn't Jurassic Park translated into Japanese?

Humour aside, I love the age we live in. If they pull this off I'm heading straight up there. Mammoth rides, FTW!

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2011 4:35 pm
by F5iver
I heart megafauna! Although my heart will always belong to dinosaurs, paleolithic mammals run a close second.

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 1:58 am
by ROU Killing Time
It's all well and good until one of these science-bred monstrosities starts wading through Tokyo, dousing fleeing people with radioactive goo spewing from it's trunk.

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 2:00 am
by Mikes
That's such a stereotypical view point. It's going to be in Hiroshima.

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 2:26 am
by strawman
It won't be the same unless they clone Raymond Burr too.

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 3:30 am
by ROU Killing Time
strawman wrote:It won't be the same unless they clone Raymond Burr too.
What's the problem? He wasn't cremated was he?

Re: Japanese scientists plan to clone mammoths

Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 2:46 pm
by strawman
If so, they could probably retrieve dna from his wheelchair.