Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Of Genes, Jeans and A Rose,is a Rose,is a Rose........

drawing by marguerita

(from the Davos series)

Neanderthals mated with some modern humans after all

and left....

their imprint in the human genome, a team of biologists has reported in the first detailed analysis of the Neanderthal genetic sequence.http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/07/science/07neanderthal.html?src=me&ref=general
Note:When asked what she meant by the line, Gertrude Stein said that in the time of Homer, or of Chaucer, "the poet could use the name of the thing and the thing was really there."

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