More proof that Harvard is almost, but not quite, the greatest school in the history of school. Did Plato ever tell Alexander bend over, because he was going to impregnate him with a species that’d been extinct for 40,000 years?
Okay, come to think of it, he might have. But he wouldn’t have been able to actually DO it.
Check this out:
Professor George Church of Harvard Medical School believes he can reconstruct Neanderthal DNA and resurrect the species which became extinct 33,000 years ago.
His scheme is reminiscent of Jurassic Park but, while in the film dinosaurs were created in a laboratory, Professor Church’s ambitious plan requires a human volunteer.
He said his analysis of Neanderthal genetic code using samples from bones is complete enough to reconstruct their DNA.
He said: ‘Now I need an adventurous female human.
So. Ladies? In? Who’s in?