As each of us comes to know and understand our own genome, we will naturally want to play to its strengths, minimize its weaknesses, combine it with other data sets, compare it to others, and leverage it to develop wholly new capabilities.
Today, designers and bioengineers are critically exploring the many entanglements of biology, technology, and politics, imagining new life-forms and new ways of interacting with our techno-natural environment. #biology#design#tech
For millennia, humans have altered our planet by clearing land for cities and agriculture, hunting animals into extinction, and introducing invasive species into vulnerable ecosystems. What's our next trick going to be?