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San Diego Genomics Pioneer Offers Sequencing Straight To Consumers

Oct. 13
By David Wagner

J. Craig Venter sequenced his DNA over a decade ago in the race to map the first human genome. Now, he's hoping to help consumers sequence and make sense of their own.

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  • 'Kilo Two Bravo'

    "Kilo Two Bravo" kicks off the GI Film Festival San Diego on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 7 p.m.

    The GI Film Festival San Diego kicks off with this screening of "Kilo Two Bravo" on Tuesday, October 13th at 7 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in La Jolla. Q&A with filmmaker Paul Katis and reception to follow screening.

  • 'Debt Of Honor'

    "Debt of Honor" plays during the GI Film Festival San Diego on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

    The GI Film Festival San Diego presents "Debt of Honor" on Wed., Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. at the USD Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice. Q&A with filmmaker Ric Burns and reception to follow.

  • 'Max'

    "Max" plays during the GI Film Festival San Diego on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

    The GI Film Festival San Diego presents "Max" on Fri., Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. the USS Midway Museum. Join us on the flight deck for a family movie night with special guest appearance by Max along with comedian and former U.S. naval officer Jamie Kaler.

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    The National Geographic Endeavor. Photo courtesy of Sven-Olof Lindblad

    Join KPBS General Manager Tom Karlo and his wife, Julie, on this once-in-a-lifetime voyage to the Galápagos Islands! KPBS is partnering with Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic to see Galápagos as Darwin did — aboard an expedition ship.

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