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Re: Jurassic Park 2

On Tue, 30 May 1995, Dan Lipkowitz wrote:
> Another vital question is how one gets a larger, smarter individual when all
> of the animals are cloned from the same DNA sequence. Did they find blood
> from more than one member of the species?

Two possibilities. First, we know they were making experimental changes
in their sequence . . . remember the "revision numbers"? The Boss Raptor 
might have been a different model.

Second, the Boss Raptor could just have gotten the benefit of an 
environmental variable - a bit more oxygen while in the egg, a bit less 
of some other chemical they were shooting in there . . . 

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