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Jun 10 2015 - 11:48 PM
The Future of the Archives
Check out this story in Fast Company titled, "How to Store Your Data for a Million Years. Some highlights: - How can we use DNA as a storage mechanism? - In 2012 biologists encoded a book on DNA - ""You could take all the information of the world and store it in a few grams of DNA." - Another challenge is making sure future civilizations can decode the data. As the technologies for data storage improve what will be the impact on institutions like libraries?
|By: Hui Soo Chae|1364 Reads