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This page is for adding links to articles, videos, podcasts or other types of media that relate to or add to our understanding of the people, places and themes in The House of the Scorpion. 


Video Clip: Basic issues around human cloning


New York Times article about cloning pets


Exploring Dystopia 


Cloning on "How Stuff Works" website  


Article/Interview with author Nancy Farmer


BBC: "Brave New Cloning World"


The following YouTube Clips are from Star Trek  season 2, episode 9: "A Measure of a Man".

 - Data (an android), discusses being a robot and the human characteristics that separate him from the human race. In connection to this clip, ask and The House of the Scorpion, think about what makes us human. What sets us apart from animals or robots? How do we show our human characteristics daily? Are our characteristics ever animal-like?


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Part 3

Part 4

Part 5



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