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Lydia Griffin

Writer - Creative and Non-Fiction and journalist,

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Should we clone and revive Homo Neanderthal?

Scientists at Max Planck Institute have sequenced the complete genome of Neanderthal. What benefits could N. bring to the Sapiens mix of Today? And should interbreeding be contemplated?


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  • Mar 24 2013: I am late to the party so excuse me if my questions are repeating questions that have already been asked but I would have to believe that if this does become possible ,it would begin as a fetus being nurtured with what every fetus in a modern society would be feed it would be introduced into an enviornment that was much different than the one his ancestors lived in I do not see any difference except in physical development and that might be altered by better nuitrition as far intelligence goes we know that they could make tools and they had fire and they knew how to find shelter under those conditions they sound pretty intelligent to me

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