How should we say this... there's a chance that you could be framed for a crime committed by a koala. And no, this isn't fake news. In 1996, a team of anatomists at the University of Adelaide in Australia discovered that koalas have fingerprints, and they're so similar to those of humans that the two could easily be confused.
Within Their Grasp
It's The Climb
Watch And Learn: Our Favorite Videos About Fingerprints And DNA
Why Do We Have Fingerprints?
Even identical twins have a different separate set of fingerprints.
Using Your DNA As A Hard Drive
All of the data about what makes you you is stored on your DNA.
Key Facts In This Video
Scientists have successfully stored all of Shakespeare's sonnets and other materials on a strand of DNA. 00:31
DNA digital data storage would enable you to store the equivalent of 150,000 DVDs in a space the size of your pinkie finger. 01:42
The average human body contains about a pound of DNA. 02:07
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