With their movie talk, prof. Bas Zwaan and Kim Ferguson take you to their Laboratory of Genetics and the discussions taking place there. Using this Sci-Fi thriller, you are invited to ask yourself how far we may go in gene-editing. The movie follows a less-than-perfect man who assumes the identity of a genetically superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.
With CineScience movie talks, researchers from Wageningen University & Research give unique and accessible insights in their scientific work by linking it creatively to a personally selected movie or documentary.
WUR considers its connection with the city of Wageningen and its residents extremely important and is eager to show that everyone actually deals with the themes being researched and developed in Wageningen during everyday lives.