Re: Half Human?

Barry Mennen (
18 Oct 1996 14:33:39 GMT

In <542jq4$>
Gotschall) writes:
>In <> "C. Marc Wagner @ UCS"
><> writes:
>>It is nonsense. The two species cannot interbreed!
>>Charles Candy wrote:
>>> Hi folks,
>>> Someone was telling me about an artical they read in the Dallas
>>> Morning News about a chimp that was possibly half human. Does
>>> know more about this?
>I'm not saying that the article had any merit, but out of curiosity, I
>would like to know how you determined that these two species cannot

Donkeys and horses have different numbers of chromosomes, yet can
produce a (sterile) mule. I don't think any data exists which would
rule out a chimp/human hybrid.

Barry M.