Science Study Break - Gattaca


Science Study Break - Gattaca

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Title: Science Study Break - Gattaca
Author: Reichler, Stuart
Description: With a full house in attendance, Dr. Stuart Reichler (Plant Biology) used scenes from the 1997 science fiction movie Gattaca as a springboard for discussing issues of nature vs. nurture, biometrics, and security, and the human need to classify and categorize other humans. Reichler and audience members also reflected on the technology in the story in light of recent developments in embryology.
Department: UT Libraries
Subject: Science study break Gattaca nature vs nuture biometrics science fiction
Date: 2008-10-29

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