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Bug DNA kits for designing your own bugs

  1. Nov 30, 2006 #1

    Ivan Seeking

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    ...the puppy that never grows old, bug DNA kits for designing your own bugs, Control Genes [found in every dictator], Orangutans who can speak English, Spanish, or Japanese, and ear enlargements for improved hearing are just a few of the wonderful new products available from Michael Crihton's website NEXTgencode.
    http://www.nextgencode.com/index.html

    And if you liked the "Earthrace" boat or have an interest in biodiesel, be sure to check out "Bum Fuel".
     
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  3. Nov 30, 2006 #2

    Danger

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    :rofl:
    Brilliant!

    Now, how much for a dose of that 2XE4?
     
  4. Nov 30, 2006 #3

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    OMG! Perma Puppy looks just like my daughter's dog!
     
  5. Nov 30, 2006 #4

    Ivan Seeking

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    Perhaps your daughter would also be interested in having a giant pet cockroach to play with the puppy?
     
  6. Nov 30, 2006 #5

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    Errrr, no. The 1-foot to 5-foot models available would cause her great distress, I'm sure. Even little biddy critters have to get dealt with by Dad. :blushing:
     
  7. Nov 30, 2006 #6
    ..... do they actually sell genetic manipulation ?

    is our Genetic research/Science far enough to improve Mathematic skills or eyesight through genetic manipulation ?... as they sell apperantly.
     
  8. Nov 30, 2006 #7

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    I had to go back and read a bunch of your previous posts to see if you were kidding (you only currently have 2 posts outside General Discussion, but plenty in GD). So I don't think you're kidding, and I'll be gentle in my answer. No, Volumunox, certainly not to the extent of this website. It's a tounge-in-cheek look at the future. o:)
     
  9. Nov 30, 2006 #8

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    Ah, well, anyway, who would want a five-foot long pet that runs and hides under the counters whenever you turn on the kitchen lights?
     
  10. Nov 30, 2006 #9
    You mean kids back home before college is over?
     
  11. Nov 30, 2006 #10

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    Big counters! :surprised
     
  12. Dec 1, 2006 #11
    Aww man their NextBird doesn't do calculus? :rofl:


    Bumfuel is a really good idea too. :biggrin:
     
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  13. Dec 1, 2006 #12
    i'm not a genious, and i'm not a spammer, so i don't see a reason to replying to stuff i don't know ;)

    unless ofcourse i got a question. :)

    But i love science and everything that comes with it.
    so thats why i'm here ;)

    And its a shame really :-/
    guess we'll have to wait anothe decade.
    i mean we can create new veins and repair the heart with gene manipulation, so how long can it take ;)
     
  14. Dec 1, 2006 #13

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    One of the links at nextgencode has links to numerous REAL current events in genetics research. :smile:
    http://www.ethicsingenetics.com/
     
  15. Dec 3, 2006 #14
    Thx :)

    Knowledge is a privilege and an honor as some say :)
     
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