I Hate Science (not really)

"People who have dedicated their lives to science. People who made a decision when they were about 16 years old to focus on science, who went through four years of undergrad and an average 6 years of graduate school, and 4-10 more years of training. People who’ve spent every moment since 2000 entirely dedicated to making new [...]

I Hate Science (not really)2019-04-04T17:18:24+00:00

PLoS publishes blog entry on biosecurity

The PLoS Synthetic Biology Community republished an edited version of a blog entry entitled Developing a culture of security in synthetic biology posted on this web site a few months ago. Check it out on the PLoS web site. Drop us a line to tell us if you think there is more to biosecurity in relation to synthetic [...]

PLoS publishes blog entry on biosecurity2019-02-06T19:41:29+00:00

Play time: life science games

Our job is fun! We spend our days playing with DNA sequences. We design oligos, verify sequences, make sizable amounts of DNA out of thin air. We also play with yeast cells. We make them change gender. We make them mate and have babies with weird genes. Of course there is a lot of sweat [...]

Play time: life science games2019-04-04T17:18:26+00:00