Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park: Top Ten Quotes

“There is a problem with that island. It is an accident waiting to happen” (p. 77). Ian Malcolm. “And believe me, they can’t breed” (p. 111). Henry Wu’s confident assertion about the animals at the park. “Life breaks free. Life expands to new territories. Painfully, perhaps even dangerously. But life finds a way” (p. 160). …

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Jurassic Park: Theme Analysis

Dangers of Biotechnology and Computer Technology The overarching themes of this scientific thriller are the dangers associated with genetic engineering and the folly of relying too heavily on computer technology that may fail at crucial moments. As Crichton makes clear in the Introduction, the implications of genetic engineering cannot be underestimated: “Biotechnology promises the greatest …

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