Suggestions for the “Science in Literature” Syllabus - Filer

calendargrumpyBiotechnology

Dec 14, 2012 (4 years and 7 months ago)

141 views

By: Dennis Siedlak

Brave New World


Illustrates downsides to
genetic engineering


Denies people the rights that
America was formed around


Loss of individualism


Shows dangers of government
control


Shows the dangers of
technological distractions


Soma




The 6
th

Day


Debates the merits of cloning


Antagonist believes that clones
can allow one to live forever


Treats humans as replaceable
parts


If someone dies, he believes
that they can keep living
through a clone