• Necrofauna
  • Forthcoming book: Rise of the Necrofauna

    Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics and Risks of De-Extinction is coming out Fall 2017. Foreword by George Church. (Illustration above by Iga Kosicka) Jurassic Park meets The Sixth Extinction in Rise of the Necrofauna, a provocative look at de-extinction from acclaimed documentarist and science writer Britt Wray. What happens when you try to […]

  • Audio
  • AURATOR

    AURATOR is a new public engagement platform I directed (which Nadja Oertelt produced) for “real talk” about synthetic biology. AURATOR is filled with personal audio diaries from multidisciplinary leaders in the field of synthetic biology, and it invites you to speak back to their thoughts and leave your own audio diaries to evolve the discussion […]

  • Public speaking
  • Why All the Fuss About Public Engagement in Synthetic Biology? Custom course for the Warwick Integrative Synthetic Biology Centre

    Workshop Poster – Britt Wray Mar16[3] Societal issues in synthetic biology: why all the fuss about public engagement? Synthetic biologists are increasingly encouraged by funders and employers to engage with publics, in open and dynamic fora, about the implications of their research as well as participate in interdisciplinary collaborations. As a group, synthetic biologists are […]