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Dr. Carlson is the author of Biology is Technology: The Promise, Peril, and New Business of Engineering Life, published in 2010 by Harvard University Press, which received the PROSE Award for Best Engineering and Technology Book of 2010 and was named to Best Books of 2010 lists at both The Economist and For more information, including excerpts, visit

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