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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

 
Concept featured in clip: Genetics and Genetic Engineering
Location of clip: (DVD)


Summary of clip: This scene demonstrates the peak of genetic engineering to create a veritable "super soldier" to aid in the war effort.

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Questions after viewing:
What could advances in genetics like these mean for us and our future civilization?
What other beneficial modifications could be made using this similar brand of gene enhancement?
Would you as a scientist ever consider the real world applications of such a revolutionary experiment?
Could there be a safer or more huamne way to test this before human or animal testing? Was it humane to test it on Steve Rogers first without giving him much information beforehand?