Rob Carlson

Rob Carlson is a principal at Biodesic and the author of Biology Is Technology: The Promise, Peril, and New Business of Engineering Life. He has briefed the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and numerous U.S. government agencies on synthetic biology.

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Jan. 19 2012 10:11 AMThe Military’s Push To Green Our ExplosivesEnvironmentally friendly weapons, synthetic biology, and international law.
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