The Jurassic Question

jurassic-world-tv-spot-2-cap-03I don’t know about you, but I love dinosaurs! Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always loved these extinct giants. So you can’t imagine how excited I was to see Jurassic World in theaters! especially since I was too young to see the other Jurassics on the big screen.

The big star of this film is the Indominus Rex, “untamable/fierce king,” (originally named the Diabolus Rex, “devil king”). The genetically engineered dinosaur is an artificial hybrid–but of what? Though most of its DNA is unknown, what is known that’s within this genetic hybrid are the following:
Tyrannosaurs rex, VelociraptorCarnotaurus, GiganotosaurusMajungasaurus, Rugops, as well as cuttlefish, tree frog, and death adder.

This dinosaur is a beast!

This dinosaur also raises a question, how much should we genetically engineer? Continue reading