Synthetic Biology on MARS

One of the most exciting use cases for Synthetic Biology is in space and on other planets. Check this cool article about developing bacetria and other life forms to teraform mars: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21628855.100-build-a-mars-base-with-a-bug-box.html   From the article: " THE next time humans set foot on an alien world, they may not travel alone. Small, lightweight "bug…