Life at the Speed of Light

Life at the Speed of Light

“Venter instills awe for biology as it is, and as it might become in our hands.” —Publishers Weekly On May 20, 2010, headlines around the world announced one of the most extraordinary accomplishments in modern science: the creation of the world’s first synthetic lifeform. In Life at the Speed of Light, scientist J. Craig Venter, […]

The Speed of Dark

The Speed of Dark

Thoughtful, provocative, poignant, unforgettable, The Speed of Dark is a gripping journey into the mind of an autistic person as he struggles with profound questions of humanity and matters of the heart.   In the near future, disease will be a condition of the past. Most genetic defects will be removed at birth; the remaining during infancy. […]