18 Jun '11, 1pm

Should We Create a Chickenosaurus (Dinochicken)?

Horner doesn't shy away from the Michael Crichton story in his talk; he was an advisor to Steven Spielberg on the movies. But why would we want to recreate the dinosaurs for anything beyond an amusement park? Should we be messing with nature like this? If anything, shouldn't we be working on recreating animals that we, and not an asteroid or something else , have helped to destroy/drive into extinction? Or maybe even that is going too far, playing God. Horner has been working on this for much of his career, and put out a book on it a couple of years ago. Should he keep it up? Horner isn't just a wild man with an idea. He's renowned, as they say, and is credited with helping discover the world's first dinosaur embryos . Horner has chosen chickens because they're actually living descendants of the dinos --- avian dinosaurs. Chickenosaurus. Dinochicken. As for the why: "Actua...

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