Do try this at home!
Go on – do it yourself! Grab your chance to help improve modern science and technology by participating in this 5 day workshop with expert bio-hacker Cathal Garvey.
Where: Science Gallery, Studio 1.
Dates: Tuesday 13/6/11 (10.00 – 15.00) to Saturday 18/6/11 (13.00 – 16.00)
Cost: €150 per person (maximum 15 people)
Day 1: Synthetic Biology – an introduction and ‘how to’.
Day 2: Working with bacteria and DNA – techniques using everyday materials from the kitchen to the garden!
Day 3: Learn about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).
Day 4: Cloning – theory and practice – Get to design a synthetic gene.
Day 5: Bush Biotech – legalities and ethics of setting up your own DIY bio lab.
For more details on the programme for the week email: email@example.com