A few months ago the BBC invited Dr. J Craig Venter to speak on the role of DNA now and into the future. I was impressed by his vision for using genetic engineering to find solutions to many of mankind's most pressing issues.
Dr. Venter states:
"This area of research will enable us to create new fuels to replace oil and coal."
If you want to take a glimpse into the exciting world of DNA… Please take time to read this important lecture: A DNA-Driven World.