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Jack Horner's Plan to Bring Dinosaurs Back to Life


Jack Horner's Plan to Bring Dinosaurs Back to Life 
The world's most famous dino-hunter says the key is embryonic development,
not genetics.

by Jack Horner and James Gorman
 From the April 2009 issue, published online March 27, 2009

Hans Larsson is a fast walker and a fast talker. You need to be fit to keep
up with him on the hills of the McGill University neighborhood in Montreal,
let alone on the remote islands of the Canadian Arctic where he searches for
fossils in summer fieldwork. He talks the way he walks, in a freely swinging
fast-paced lope that ranges from the philosophy of science to genetic probes
to the rich Cretaceous ecosystem he is exploring at another field site in