At last! We can bring Neanderthals back to life!
We can! Really! Maybe. Or maybe not, depending whose opinion you ask.
Here's the article.
More importantly, they have just about recreated the neanderthal genome which will tell us a great deal about the evolution of humankind as we know it.
H/T to Kat, who told me about it (and put stuff like this on your blog, will ya?)