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2013-11-19 16:49:06

As the Do-It-Yourself Biology (DIYbio) community has grown, so have concerns among media and policymakers about these science enthusiasts’ ability to wield DNA and manipulate life.

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2008-12-26 09:35:00

Much like Steve Jobs of Apple Computers and the creators of the Google search engine, hobbyists are now working at home with the basic building blocks of life itself.


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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.