Building with Biology Blog

Engineering Inside and Out at Science Central in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Science Central paired our Building with Biology event with Fort Wayne Indiana’s annual Three River Festival, where we partnered with a local architecture firm for an engineering egg drop competition from the top of our roof, also premiering the Building with Biology activities to highlight that engineering happens on the micro scale as well.

"Miners Dig Deep" and Show Summer Campers How to Build with Biology

The Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) campus comes alive every summer with the excitement of young people learning about science and engineering. Among the many summer camps is the annual week-long residential Summer Solutions For Girls program that learned to Build with Biology!

Building with Biology at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia

The Franklin Institute

What would Benjamin Franklin think about synthetic biology? I’d like to think that our favorite scientist and inventor would have loved the thoughtful conversations that took place throughout the day as visitors and scientist volunteers considered the applications of this emerging science. With synthetic biology as a new area of focus for us, we were able to establish a new partnership and leverage existing ones for our July 9th Building with Biology event.