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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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Craig Venter unveils “synthetic life”

TED presents Craig Venter who talks Synthetic life. He is making an historic announcement: that his team have created the first fully functioning, reproducing cell controlled by synthetic DNA. He explains how they did it and why the achievement marks the beginning of a new era for science. In 2001, Craig Venter made headlines for …

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