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Speaking to… David Benque: Communicating Synthetic Biology

David Benque

This feature podcast is part of a series of interviews with science communicators about science communication. Today we are Speaking to… David Benque.

David Benque is a research associate in the Design Interactions Group at the Royal College of Art.

One of the subjects he works with is Synthetic Biology, a relatively new scientific field. His work is a type of science communication and aims to get people to question and critically evaluate synthetic biology using objects. It offers a space for the imagination to flow and dialogue to begin.

Useful links: Blueprints for the Unknown

You can have a look at his website, read his blog, or follow him on Twitter at @davidbenque