November 16, 2006


Geneticists are decoding the bones of the Neanderthals and finding that the DNA is nearly identical to humans. From the data analysed so far, a scientific team reports that the Neanderthal and human genomes are at least 99.5 percent identical.

Disappointing, sure, but we already kinda knew that, didn’t we.

Let's just convince ourselves that the .5 percent difference covers both brains and beauty.


  1. Anonymous11:17 PM

    Don't try and make a monkey out of me Caz!!!

  2. Anonymous11:59 PM

    And the pressure is on..

    What pray tell will the resourceful Caz . come up with .. for duck friday..

    I have every confidence in you mate!!! As always!

  3. Yes, indeed I have something out of the ordinary for you this week Kath. You'll never guess it.

  4. Ah, but I jump ahead of myself - go to bed woman!

    Duckies are your Friday morning treat; not for Thursday night consumption - that's cheating!

    What will you have to look forward to tomorrow, 'ey?

  5. Anonymous12:15 AM

    Yeah.... EY!!

  6. I'm convinced that there are people alive today who are part Neanderthals. O.J. comes to mind.