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The Resource Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life, J.Craig Venter

Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life, J.Craig Venter

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Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life
Title
Life at the speed of light
Title remainder
from the double helix to the dawn of digital life
Statement of responsibility
J.Craig Venter
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The science of synthetic genomics will have a profound impact on human existence, including chemical and energy generation, health, clean water and food production, environmental control, and possibly even evolution. Venter presents a fascinating and authoritative study of this emerging field from the inside, detailing its origins, current challenges and controversies, and projected effects on human life
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Venter, J. Craig
Dewey number
303.48/3
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Intended audience
General adult
LC call number
Q175.5
LC item number
.V44 2013ab
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other
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Read by Bob Souer
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  • Souer, Bob
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  • SCIENCE.
  • SCIENCE.
  • SCIENCE.
  • SCIENCE.
  • Synthetic biology
  • Genomics
  • Genetics
  • Nature
  • Genetics
  • Bioengineering
  • Science
  • Biology
  • Artificial life
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Label
Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life, J.Craig Venter
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  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 7:00:00
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digital storage
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audio disc
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  • sd
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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1006198
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (420 min.)
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not applicable
Isbn
9781452615271
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
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rdamedia
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  • s
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9781452615271
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digital
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digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
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1.4m. per second (discs)
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  • (Sirsi) i9781452615271
  • (OCoLC)852401043
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Label
Life at the speed of light : from the double helix to the dawn of digital life, J.Craig Venter
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 7:00:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006198
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (420 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452615271
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781452615271
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781452615271
  • (OCoLC)852401043
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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