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August 18, 1998

TECH TALK TUESDAY – Our Cousins In The Sea

nancy Techie Tues 9-2-97

WOW! Did you know how much we have in common with dolphins?
Genetically speaking, we are very close cousins!
Every human chromosome has a corollary chromosome in the dolphin, say scientists. So what?

Unlocking the Genetic Code of Dolphins 
by Mark Evans

   Although one eats fish, has fins and glides effortlessly through the water while the other eats hamburgers, wears Reeboks and drives a car to work every morning, humans and dolphins may have more in common than people think, especially when it comes to genetics.

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