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The science of Jurassic Park and the lost world, or, How to build a dinosaur

Author: Rob DeSalle; David Lindley
Publisher: New York : BasicBooks, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using the motion picture Jurassic Park as a starting point, DeSalle and Lindley discuss how possible it would actually be to clone dinosaurs from DNA found in prehistoric blood and what problems might be encountered in creating a complete genetic blueprint, an egg, and a suitable habitat.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rob DeSalle; David Lindley
ISBN: 0465073794 9780465073795
OCLC Number: 36260009
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxix, 194 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: Digging for amber --
Blood from a stone --
Picking up the pieces --
The Humpty-Dumpty problem --
Making babies --
It's a girl! --
Growing up in a strange world --
Finding a home --
The mathematics of Murphy's Law --
Epilogue : Could we? Should we?
Other Titles: Science of Jurassic Park and the lost world
How to build a dinosaur
Responsibility: Rob DeSalle, David Lindley.

Abstract:

Using the motion picture Jurassic Park as a starting point, DeSalle and Lindley discuss how possible it would actually be to clone dinosaurs from DNA found in prehistoric blood and what problems might be encountered in creating a complete genetic blueprint, an egg, and a suitable habitat.

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