ABOUT Rayna Stamboliyska

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PhD Genetics & Bioinformatics // Geek fond of free software // working to achieve gender equality in science & tech // former research assistant for Unesco // Editor & author for Bioinfo-fr.net // Author for Global Voices Advocacy & FutureChallenges.org // human being
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How do we make DIYBio sustainable?

Posted 13 December 2012 by Rayna Stamboliyska

At December 13th's SoNYC discussion, hosted by Nature Publishing Group (NPG), a panel will discuss the growth of DIY science, describing some of the opportunities it presents and looking towards the future. The conversation will cover the challenges faced by DIY science enthusiasts, such as safety and accurate data collection, as well as the ways to deal with these concerns within an online world of support. In the build up to this event, the folks at NPG are publishing a... Read more

Life performs computation much more than you’ve ever thought

Posted 23 November 2012 by Rayna Stamboliyska

“The level of intelligence has been tremendously increased, because people are thinking and communicating in terms of screens, and not in lettered books. Much of the real action is taking place in what is called cyberspace. People have learned how to boot up, activate, and transmit their brains. Essentially, there’s a universe inside your brain. The number of connections possible inside your brain is limitless. And as people have learned to have more managerial and direct creative access to their... Read more