If you read only one book about the future of biology, this should be it

Just a few decades ago, genetics was still largely theoretical, understood in principle but not practical – like flying cars or space lasers. Not anymore. Today teams of high-school students modify organisms for the iGEM competition; a library of over 20,000 biological parts made of DNA sequences (promoters,… » 12/10/12 1:32pm 12/10/12 1:32pm

Your Chance To Catch The Show About Diseases That Pleases

Canadian biotech drama ReGenesis » 9/21/08 9:00am 9/21/08 9:00am has everything you'd want in a TV show—a cranky, Prius-driving scientist who makes House look congenial; bio-terrorist ebola; plastic-eating bacterium that nearly destroy the world; gene-tampered hockey players; and a short-haired, pre- Ellen Page selling the hell out of a goofy…