In a scientific first, Harvard University researches successfully transformed a 53,426-word book into DNA, the same substance that provides the genetic template for all living things. The achievement could eventually lead to the mass adoption of DNA as a long-term storage medium.
That’s amazing and hugely exciting.
What are you reading this weekend — on paper, a screen, stone tablets, or via genes? I’m starting T. Jefferson Parker’s The Border Lords. In paperback.