Project 1

Project 1

Published on 7 March 2023
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Transcript
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The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
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The ambitious writer Rebecca Skloot, found out the true story of one of sciences greatest advances. And her name was Henrietta lacks.
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The book covers many aspects of Skloot's experience while she was writing the book. Skloot also covers Henrietta's life while she was younger and before her  death. 
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Deborah's experiences while she was learning about her mother and what had happened to her, were also included in Skloot's writing.
00:28
Things in the story that had an impact on me
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Gary called upon God to take the burden of the cells from Deborah.
00:38
The abuse Ethel had heaped on him had caused him to develop severe anger management issue
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She whipped around, her eyes still panicked, "I don't know who to trust,"...
00:49
Questions to think about while reading the book...
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Why did Skloot want to write about a dead woman's story?
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Why does Deborah agree to help Skloot?
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What did Christoph Lengauer do for the Lacks family? And why?
01:21
Why did the short balding man care to protect Elsie lacks?
01:29
What had happened on September 29, 1970?