'Jurassic Park' scientist aims to hatch a dinosaur using DNA from birds-Emus

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    'Jurassic Park' scientist aims to hatch a dinosaur using DNA from birds
    By Ted Thornhill and Zoe Brennan
    UPDATED: 06:13 EST, 29 December 2011

    ...Horner explains that to make a dinosaur, he would start with the genome (the whole hereditary information encoded in the DNA) of an emu.

    ‘Emus have all the features we need in order to make a Velociraptor-sized dinosaur,’ he says.

    ‘If I were to make a dinosaur, that is where I’d start.’...


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    Take that emu doubters. When you're taking your grandkids to see the dinosaurs at a Jurassic Park, thank the emus! :snooty:
     
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    Would that be an emosaur?
     
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    Whatever you'd call it, it would be one bad ass animal! :rocker:
     
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    Ist it too late to stop them?

    How do you make an emu sore? Ans. Give it a full length mirror. :floorlaugh:
     
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    You guys are fun...even though big birds are scary...(they're so like the dinosaurs)...no one would dare hurt an emu. Unless they come after you like a rooster, then all bets are off!
     
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    An emusaur. You can google it and if it's on the internet it must be true.
    " Last one in the tar pit's a rotten egg and when I evolve I'm going to be beautiful and you'll be dead - so there"
     

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