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Last Updated: Thu October 21 2004 11:03 GMT

Could Jurassic Park really happen?

Jurassic Park III
In Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park films, scientists bring dinosaurs back from the dead by using dinosaur DNA to recreate them.

But where could we get dinosaur DNA from?

Dinosaurs are loosely related to birds and scientists have claimed it might be possible to alter bird DNA to create a "Jurassic chicken" in 50-100 years' time.

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