What’ll They Do Next- Revive the Dodo? uh..no- really?

dodo.jpgFrom an article by
Kate Ravilious
National Geographic News
July 3, 2007

Adventurers exploring a cave on an island in the Indian Ocean have discovered the most complete and well-preserved dodo skeleton ever found, scientists reported yesterday.

Researchers say the find would likely yield the first useful samples of the extinct, flightless bird’s DNA.

Get all the details from the original article at National Geographic Online.


6 Responses to What’ll They Do Next- Revive the Dodo? uh..no- really?

  1. Eiko says:

    I hope they do revive the Dodo, i love those little birds….(or should i say flightless birds?

  2. Anonymous says:


  3. panxy says:

    me encantan los animales y estoy informando sobre las especies en peligro de extincion
    y el dodo esta entre ellos

  4. diablillo psicotico says:

    yes, they should do it.
    p.s.: panxy, el dodo no esta en peligro de extincion. ya está extinto. y ¿adivina como se extinguio?. fue cazada indiscriminadamente por el hombre.

  5. kee says:

    mmmm kfd buckets

  6. huckleberry muckelroy says:

    and if you get the chance, please read “The Ugly Chickens” by Howard Waldrop. It won the 1980 Nebula Award for best science-fiction novelette. It is about the bird in question here.

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