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Rastaman Genomics


In the spirit of Charles Darwin’s birthday last February, Mark Pallen, a professor of microbial genomics at the University of Birmingham Medical School in the UK, and his colleague Dominic White, a Jamaican-born scientist, put some of the writings of Darwin to music — dub reggae, to be precise. The duo, known as the Genomic Dub Collective, wrote and recorded 12 songs; we reprint the musicians’ introduction and part of the lyrics to track 1 here.

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