Book Discussion on Next

Michael Crichton talked about his novel, Next, published by HarperCollins, warning that the future is closer than we think. He said… read more

Michael Crichton talked about his novel, Next, published by HarperCollins, warning that the future is closer than we think. He said the book describes the genetic world as “fast, furious, and out of control.” He described recent scientific leaps in the study of genetics and talked about the possibility of gene manipulation curing drug addiction. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions.

Michael Crichton is the author of Jurassic Park and State of Fear. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Next

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195629-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 9, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 27, 2007

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  • Dec 09, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 10, 2006 | 7:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 10, 2006 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2007 | 1:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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