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Sofia Sanchez

Not very familiar with cells, DNA, transcription, or translation? I’ve got you. If at any point you feel lost, feel free to check this quick resource

What is it though?

If you were looking for a clear, precise, and official definition of synthetic biology, I need to tell you the truth. …

“Meditation is BS made for either of two people: those who are rich enough to drive to their yoga class in a Lambo, or Indians”— That’s what many of my friends think about meditation.

Maybe because of that influence — and movies that made it seem like a funny and…

IndieBio is the place where entrepreneurship meets science, founders from diverse backgrounds connect, and solutions to the world’s biggest problems come to life.

Arvind Gupta is the founder of Indiebio and Po Branson is the managing director. …

It’s funny to think that we’re still human when the 39 trillion microbial cells inhabiting our bodies right now account for more than our human cells. Even more mind-blowing is to know that our guests digest food that we can’t, help our immune system, and even communicate with our brains.

Life’s a game

The Great Online Game

I could honestly spend hours talking about this single topic. Its meaning I’d already noticed, its name I learned it in this article. If I’m a good communicator, you will go back to this sentence and understand that I’m playing that game right now.

Look at your surroundings: your table, your clothes, your food, yourself, and other living creatures. What if we didn’t exploit natural resources to obtain them? What if that was profitable too? What if we could grow anything?

Inspired by Ginkgo Bioworks, I would say that this is one of the…

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No need to be a genius or live anywhere in particular. Only prior requirement is being a teen who’s curious and ambitious enough to learn, build, and 10x themselves in 10 months.

Learn and build what? Ok. If you’re already interested in anything like blockchain, AI, synthetic biology, 3D printing…

Ray Dalio is a billionaire investor and co-chief investment officer of the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, which he founded. He is the author of Principles, a book that I’d summarize as learning how to make better decisions and being in a constant growth mode.

Before reading the book…

If I actually turn this into an app, I should get a better name 🙈

What problem would you dedicate decades of your life to solving?

Personally, that’s a hard question to answer. It’s easier for me to simply work on interesting things. …

Peter Thiel was the co-founder of PayPal, the Founders Fund, he was the first outside investor in Facebook, and also started the Thiel Fellowship for those young people willing to make an impact by taking the unconventional path.

Having watched other videos about his ideas and beliefs, I’ve found that…

Sofia Sanchez

Developing & communicating synthetic biology

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