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Fuzzy Mud ~ Louis Sachar - 4.5 Stars

  I received this ebook from NetGalley and Delacorte Books for Young Readers in exchange for an honest review.

Synopsis: Fifth grader Yamaha Dhilwaddi and seventh grader Marshall Walsh have been walking to and from Woodbridge Academy together since elementary school. 369 more words

Millennial Knights; A path entwined with living nature

Prologue

In the future the laws of man become so unstable by greed and economic instability that general society collapses. The struggles for living thrifty, sustainable and practical life was real. 746 more words

Dreams

Will Micro-genics(as opposed to Macro-genics, aka Eugenics) Be Morally Feasible in the Future?

http://ostrovletania.blogspot.com/2009/12/will-micro-genicsas-opposed-to-macro.html

Eugenics is passe, but the future will be belong to much the same thing. Think of it this way. Eugenics is macro-genics while bio-engineering is micro-genics. 565 more words

April 6th, 2012 - "engineer humans rather than t'planet"

On April 6th 2012, the following story appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald.  If it had been five days earlier, it might have been funnier… 142 more words

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3D-Printed DNA "Glue" Could Lead to Bio-Engineered Tissues/Organs

In an article entitled “3D Printing with Nucleic Acid Adhesives” published in ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, researchers have successfully  demonstrated an inexpensive process that according to the ACS article creates ” DNA-coated nanoparticles made of either polystyrene or polyacrylamide. 107 more words

Regulating in response to evolution?

One of the questions that became apparent while writing Unnatural Selection was, could the risk of evolution become part of the regulatory process? Here is a bit of a… 198 more words

I see the future...I see Bio-reactors!

Anytime were biological systems or organisms need to be studied, scientist have to replicate the conditions in order to be able to grow them properly.  They do this by means of bio-reactors, which can go from pretty simple in complexity to very complex setups.   473 more words

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