George Church

DNA Day, Discuss Among Yourselves

April 25, 2016
It’s DNA Day, a day to reflect on just how far we’ve come in genetic science – from the discovery of the double helix structure in 1953 to decoding the...
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Coursera’s Useful Genetics Wows

May 15, 2013
If you haven’t yet heard, college is expensive. Darn expensive. Thankfully, there are now free online universities for those of us daunted by the hefty price tag attached to traditional...
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DNA, Eh – Canadian Genome Project in the News

December 19, 2012
You’ve got to love the lead sentence of the Daily Globe and Mail story about the launch of a Canadian Genome Project: “Jill Davies is Canuck One.” Ms. Davies is...
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Which Would You Rather Have? Your Genome or a Bentley?

March 04, 2008
This car costs less than a human genome sequence — but not for long. A story in the weekly science section of today’s New York Times profiles the first customer...
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