God, The Joker

Whenever I see a platypus, I am reminded that the Owner of the Universe has a sense of humor.

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Neither fish nor fowl: Platypus genome decoded
by Marlowe Hood

PARIS (AFP) – Arguably the oddest beast in Nature’s menagerie, the platypus looks as if were assembled from spare parts left over after the animal kingdom was otherwise complete.

Now scientists know why. According to a study released Wednesday, the egg-laying critter is a genetic potpourri — part bird, part reptile and part lactating mammal.

Read article here.

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listening to: David Archuleta – Love Me Tender

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9 Comments

  1. Yo

     /  May 8, 2008

    God is fair not only to humans but to animals as well. Maraming ring pange na animals hihi. I wonder though if they have redeeming factors.=)

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  2. koreanmine

     /  May 8, 2008

    sense of humor- yeah, samtyms at the point of being weird 😀 samtyms sick? yeah, that too…

    weird, sick , mysterious universe just lyk its Creator .. yeah, we still hv a lot to learn and discover… n dat makes it mor intresting! 😀

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  3. yo: naalala kong hirit natin na, “maganda, matalino, mabait sya? baka boring!!!”

    mine: 2nd oddest creature ako. haha

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  4. God has a dark humor.

    He sometimes plays not-so-funny jokes on us. *bitter mode*

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  5. luckydee

     /  May 11, 2008

    cuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuute!!!!

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  6. they’re cute & unique…

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  7. LIZ: HAHA WHY BITTER? 😛

    DEE AND RHAPSODY: CUTE NGA SILA. DIBA SABI NILA DATI THE DEFINITION OF CUTE IS “UGLY BUT INTERESTING?”

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  8. hehe.. bitter kasi my kitten has contracted an incurable, progressive disease.

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  9. 😦

    maybe mopple needs a make-over… that might cheer mopple up!

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