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Galapagos Tortoise: A Resurrection From Extinction?

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- 2032 days ago -
Galapagos tortoise became extinct after June death of Lonesome George. But scientists say cross-breeding could bring Galapagos tortoise back.

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John B (185)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 7:33 pm
Welcome back Cal.Thanks for the link. Great idea but a 100 to 150 years! Read and noted. Oh, BTW I'm still clicking for Hi-Tor.

Arthur S (88)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 10:58 pm
Thank you Cal. Personally, I would love to have one of these creatures instead of the short lives of dogs/cats. Your news keeps me updated~ For that I applaud you

Past Member (0)
Friday November 30, 2012, 4:27 am
Wouldn't cross breeding just create a new turtle?

Past Member (0)
Friday November 30, 2012, 5:13 am

Gloria picchetti (304)
Friday November 30, 2012, 6:00 am
It's a very long time from extinction to ressurection.

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Friday November 30, 2012, 6:02 am
mmmmmm... I don't know..... but good idea nevertheless, thanks for posting

Danuta W (1250)
Friday November 30, 2012, 7:05 am

Daniel Partlow (179)
Friday November 30, 2012, 8:22 am
Every little bit helps.We need every species we can save.

pam w (139)
Friday November 30, 2012, 8:30 am
If we're to achieve genetic viability.....we need more than two individuals.

Kate A (10)
Friday November 30, 2012, 8:58 am
Done, thank u

Petra M (259)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:31 pm
Thanks & Noted!

M s (2)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 8:14 am
people should GET OFF the island Man is destroying it like he does with everything else This is a no brainer yet people live and vacation there...selfish idiots

Arthur S (88)
Sunday December 2, 2012, 11:30 pm
Marcia , I have no words after you comment. SMAK DOWN and you need to be in politics. Wish I had more than one star coming to you.
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