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Does DIY synthetic biology promote science, or distort it? - Genetic Literacy Project

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http://news.google.com - Does DIY synthetic biology promote science, or distort it?Genetic Literacy ProjectThe Do-It-Yourself synthetic biology movement (or, DIY synbio) is mixed up, in a naive and dangerous way. What it's advocating is not “citizen science,” let alone “democratizing science.” It's not about science or democracy. The folks promoting DIY ...