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Tag: Genomics

Svante Paabo: Archaic Genomics

Svante Paabo – Director, Department of Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany Hosted by Genome Canada. Featured image: Chris Stringers hypothesis of the family tree of genus Homo, published in Nature (“Evolution: What makes a modern human”). Homo floresiensis originated in an unknown location from unknown ancestors and reached remote parts of Indonesia. Homo erectus spread …

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J. Craig Venter: Life at the Speed of Light – From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life

Hosted by the University of California, this interview with scientist and visionary J. Craig Venter, examines the creation of life with synthetic genomics as he talks about his latest book, “Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life.” Venter is interviewed by The Science Network’s Roger Bingham …

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