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The Singularity Event is just around the corner...

Posted on 2007.10.09 at 12:19
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2007/oct/06/genetics.climatechange

"Craig Venter, the controversial DNA researcher involved in the race to decipher the human genetic code, has built a synthetic chromosome out of laboratory chemicals and is poised to announce the creation of the first new artificial life form on Earth..."

Well, maybe not just yet...

http://scienceblogs.com/loom/2007/10/08/talking_to_craig_venter.php

"Dr. Venter and the synthetic genomics team at the Venter Institute have not yet created synthetic life. While progress is being made toward this goal, it has not yet been achieved. When they do so, they will submit the work to a scientific journal for peer review with the hope that it will be published. Any announcements or publications on the synthetic organism are likely still months away..."

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