Use this infographic to explore one theory for how to resurrect an extinct species.
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Can the red-breasted American passenger pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius), hunted to extinction a century ago, be revived from museum specimens? Geneticist George Church of Harvard University and his colleagues say yes — by transferring key genes into a liv
Infographic by Jason Treat, NGM Staff. Art by Raul Martin.
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May 20, 2022
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