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#ScienceHack: Violacien Factory Design Automation with OpenTrons

Yesterday Genspace hosted the second #ScienceHack. It was awesome to participate in a new type of peer-to-peer syn-bio research and design event. And, there was a robot!!! The format of a #ScienceHack, designed by the awesome team at Synbiota, brings … Continue reading

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Genspace in China!

By Pia-Kelsey O’Neill “Will someone who knows about DNA make the monsters that we see in cartoons?” a young girl worried aloud at the Zhejiang Museum of Science and Technology (ZJSTM), located in Hangzhou, China. Hers was among the many … Continue reading

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Bacterial Photography: Creating Photosynthetic Images Using Living Microorganisms

By Karen Ingram Dark and early one winter morning in New York, Wythe Marschall and I embarked on a quest to find a microorganism—a genetically engineered chimaera—that could turn itself into a living photograph. We intended to join Dr. Natalie … Continue reading

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TED Video of Stranger Visions

This is a great video about Heather Dewey-Hagborg’s project, Stranger Visions. Share the science:FacebookReddit

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Member Project: Vivian Xu’s Living Devices

In a world where computer systems have the capacity to learn and resemble living systems, where we can clone our own meat and grow our own clothes, what then differentiates the organic from the artificial and the living from the … Continue reading

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