The tiniest Treasure Chest
Reading Assignment : http://www.usc.edu/dept/molecular-science/fp-sciam98.pdf
Additional references : http://www.usc.edu/dept/molecular-science/fm-papers.htm
Three questions: (Think about them. You don't need to hand in any essay for this time.):
1. What are the advantages and disadvantages of silicon computing in comparison to "biological" computing? 2. Is a virus "intelligent"? 3. Is a virus alive?