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It is telling that if one compares the DNA of a human, a cow and a kangaroo one finds that the human DNA is more similar to the kangaroo (a marsupial, of course) than the cow (a fellow mammal). Why is this?

andy butler, BBC Science Board 10 Comments [9/1/2002 12:00:00 AM]
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Tommy9898

Two legs.

10/4/2006 4:21:42 AM

CousinTed

Marsupials are a type of mammal.

10/4/2006 5:12:06 AM

Madame Scarlet

Because marsupials are mammals, dickwad. They just have pouches where they keep their young.

10/9/2006 9:02:50 PM

NonProphet

Something tells me he misunderstands the definition of \"mammal.\"

4/3/2007 6:15:36 PM



hahahaha amazing

2/8/2009 12:33:51 AM



Science fail.

12/15/2009 4:40:57 AM

kat

Um, marsupials are mammals.

12/15/2009 4:50:10 AM

Angua

Um . . . actually I think your wrong. I think we share a closer common ancestor with cows than kangaroos. I don't know where you're getting this information, but I'm fairly sure you're wrong.

Also, marsupials are mammals. If you don't know that, really, I shouldn't be surprised if you got the rest of your facts wrong too.

12/15/2009 4:30:24 PM

heathenpantheist

Angua:

He is wrong. Human DNA is closer to a cow's than a kangaroos. 85 million years instead of 140.

10/19/2010 8:11:23 PM

Sentry Gun

I greatly doubt that.

7/16/2012 7:32:03 AM
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