By encoding data into molecules of DNA, we could in principle “fit entire data centers in a few flasks”

Today the global community of internet users produce over 44 billion gigabytes of data per day. In future we could in principle fit 215 million gigabytes into a single gram of DNA.

Sometimes – perhaps especially on the Singularity Hub – I read things that are somewhat mind expanding, to put it mildly. This is one such. All one can do is keep learning, keep watching …and keep endeavouring to join dots.

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