Futurography: Synthetic Biology


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Tue May 16 10:00:00 EDT 2017 What Slate Readers Think About Synthetic Biology
Mon May 08 16:15:03 EDT 2017 Test Your Knowledge of Synthetic Biology Take our Futurography quiz!
Fri May 05 07:15:00 EDT 2017 Tell Us What You Think About Synthetic Biology! We’ve published plenty of pieces on the topic. Now we want to hear from you.
Thu May 04 10:52:19 EDT 2017 The Fuzzy Regulations Surrounding DIY Synthetic Biology It’s unclear exactly what’s legal and what’s not.
Wed May 03 07:45:00 EDT 2017 DARPA’s Synthetic Biology Initiatives Could Militarize the Environment Is that something we’re comfortable with?
Mon May 01 16:11:12 EDT 2017 A Diabetic Dream Can synthetic biology finally cure the autoimmune disease?
Wed Apr 26 10:25:10 EDT 2017 Skepticism About Biotechnology Isn’t Anti-Science The debate over a fish shows that scientists can be too quick to dismiss the public’s concerns.
Tue Apr 25 07:15:00 EDT 2017 What Synthetic Biology Has in Common With Queer Theory Deciding what organisms (and people!) are “related” to each other is more complicated than it seems.
Fri Apr 21 07:08:00 EDT 2017 The U.S. Regulations for Biotechnology Are Woefully Out of Date But revamping the way we look at products created by genetic engineering and CRISPR is more difficult than you might think.
Fri Apr 07 07:45:00 EDT 2017 Should You Be Able to Patent an Organism? The synthetic biology community is divided.
Mon Apr 03 07:14:00 EDT 2017 What Exactly Is Synthetic Biology? It’s complicated.
Mon Apr 03 07:13:00 EDT 2017 Your Cheat-Sheet Guide to Synthetic Biology The key players, the big debates, and the lingo you should know.