I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
July 5, 2011
July 5: Birth of Dolly the Sheep, 1996
Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell. Her life was very short -- only six years, about half the expected lifespan of a sheep of her breed.