Lecture 35: Future of Biology

author: Robert A. Weinberg, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
recorded by: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
published: March 12, 2009,   recorded: December 2004,   views: 490
released under terms of: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Categories

See Also:

Download Video - generic video source Download mit7012f04_weinberg_lec35_01.m4v (Video - generic video source 90.2 MB)

Download Video - generic video source Download mit7012f04_weinberg_lec35_01.rm (Video - generic video source 62.2 MB)

Download Video Download mit7012f04_weinberg_lec35_01.flv (Video 150.6 MB)

Download Video Download mit7012f04_weinberg_lec35_01.wmv (Video 344.8 MB)

Download audio transcript Download mit7012f04_weinberg_lec35_01.mp3 (Audio lecture 8.9 MB)


Help icon Streaming Video Help

Related content

Report a problem or upload files

If you have found a problem with this lecture or would like to send us extra material, articles, exercises, etc., please use our ticket system to describe your request and upload the data.
Enter your e-mail into the 'Cc' field, and we will keep you updated with your request's status.
Lecture popularity: You need to login to cast your vote.
  Delicious Bibliography

Link this page

Would you like to put a link to this lecture on your homepage?
Go ahead! Copy the HTML snippet !

Reviews and comments:

Comment1 MaryEllen Marucci, April 15, 2009 at 4:55 p.m.:

Yes, very interesting that Intro Bio students are being asked to think ethically about future situations spinning out of current trends in biology! I remember the use of fingerprints in the past to link them to possible prediction of violent traits...and worry even now as young children are regularly fingerprinted in kindergarten! What if they could link a trait to independent thinking! Thank you for making this lecture free and open.


Comment2 Kevin Hely, July 16, 2009 at 1:50 p.m.:

Delightful. (The whole course.) I envy the students!


Comment3 Dr El Sheikh sami, October 1, 2013 at 11:48 a.m.:

Outstanding course!

Write your own review or comment:

make sure you have javascript enabled or clear this field: