That’s a Fact…

February 20, 2007 — Leave a comment

Did you know…

Dolly the sheep – the first cloned mammal – was named after country singer Dolly Parton. Stockmen dubbed the sheep “Dolly” because she was cloned from a mammary cell.

Greggor Mendell, “The father of genetics,” twice failed the certification exam to become a high school science teacher.

Potatoes have more chromosomes than humans do – 48 versus 46.

From “That’s a Fact, Jack” by Harry Bright and Jakob Anser.

Pat Callahan

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