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Philosophy Talk at the Smithsonian

On Tuesday, September 12, Philosophy Talk recorded an episode in front of a live audience at the Smithsonian, in collaboration with the Smithsonian Resident Associates Program. Our guest was famed scientist and entrepreneur J. Craig Venter, founder and former CEO of Celera Genomics, founder and current director of the J. Craig Venter Institute, founder, chairman and CEO of Synthetic Genomics.

     

John and Ken with Craig Venter                John with Barbara Tuceling of the Smithsonian

     

Ian Shoales getting ready and performing              John cracks wise

 

     

The Production Team in Action          Audience Participation

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