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Jack Szostak delivered the Second Annual Lasker Lecture at the Scripps Research Institute's Florida campus on March 16, 2010. Dr. Szostak discussed the origin of cellular life and the emergence of evolution. Following Dr. Szostak, Brian Paegel gave a presentation on his research into microfluidic processors as a landscape for extracellular Darwinian evolution.
2010 Lasker Discussions
Robert Bazell, the Chief Science and Health Correspondent for NBC News, joined Jack Szostak and Brian Paegel following their lectures on March 16 to discuss the origins of life, the implications of their research, and the rewards and challenges of a life in science. Audience members at the Scripps Institute participated in the discussion.