Category Archives: Life Sciences

Bachelor Thesis handed in!

After about half a year working on my bachelor thesis, I finally handed it in this past Monday at noon. The topic for the paper was “Definitions of Life” and I will soon give a resume of my findings on … Continue reading

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Cybernetics – thinking in systems

Have you ever wondered about life’s mysteries? Ever wanted to really understand something , hold it all in at once and see the big picture? Surely it is a difficult task, but cybernetics might be a good place to look … Continue reading

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A synthetic cell – what qualifies?

J. Craig Ventor‘s name comes up again as The Daily Galaxy today posts an article (“Earth’s 1st Non-Biological Self-Replicating Species” (link)) about the achievement of Dr. Ventor in may last year, when he synthesized an entire bacterial genome and inserted … Continue reading

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Golden SDU-Denmark Team

November 8th was a rather windy and rainy day in Boston, Massachusets, but at MIT the SDU-Denmark team were in the sunshine of the stage lights. The team was awarded Gold at the iGEM 2010 Competition for their project in … Continue reading

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Competition in Synthetic Biology

  Students worldwide are modifying bacteria for the iGEM2010 competition at MIT (Boston) in November international Genetically Engineered Machine or iGEM is a competition in synthetic biology held every year since 2003. Students worldwide spend their summer working on a … Continue reading

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Artificial Life Conference – this year at SDU

On august 19th to 23rd there will be a conference held at SDU, Odense, Denmark about artificial life arranged by the FLinT Centre or Centre for Fundamental Living Technology. This years theme is Critical Properties of Living Systems. This is … Continue reading

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Curious?

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