Boslab Bookclub When: Thursday, Sept 14 at 6:30 pm
Where: BosLab, 339R Summer St, Somerville, MA
Book: Life at the Speed of Light by J. Craig Venter
Availability: In paperback, Kindle, ebook and audio book formats. Available in the Minuteman library network.
Review: The Guardian Video: Interview on UCSD-TV Join this book club event via Meetup! About the Book What I cannot create, I do not understand.
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