DIY Hardware for the Home Biology Lab - from 2011
https://www.nature.com/scitable/blog/bio2.0/diy_hardware_for_the_home

* would have to look into lab-on-a-chip technologies

You should just buy this though:
Genetic Engineering Home Lab Kit
http://www.the-odin.com/genetic-engineering-home-lab-kit/

OpenPCR
http://openpcr.org/

Making the Modern DIY Biology Laboratory
https://singularityhub.com/2010/08/03/making-the-modern-do-it-yourself-biology-laboratory-video/

Inside the garage labs of DIY gene hackers, whose hobby may terrify you
* talk about Sebastian Cocioba, who is using CRISPR to modify plants and stuff
* Zayner and Cocioba both believe that you don’t need a Ph.D. to be a scientist
    * "fuck the institution” mindset