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HeLa cells. Bioethics. As of today, 50 million metric tons of Henrietta's "immortal" cells have been grown (enough to outweigh 100 Empire State Buildings). In 1952 alone, Henrietta's HeLa cells helped save millions of people (mostly children) during the worst years of the polio epidemic.  Read more: http://www.cracked.com/article_18519_6-people-youve-never-heard-who-probably-saved-your-life_p2.html#ixzz2tYb0m98J

HeLa cells. Bioethics. As of today, 50 million metric tons of Henrietta's "immortal" cells have been grown (enough to outweigh 100 Empire State Buildings). In 1952 alone, Henrietta's HeLa cells helped save millions of people (mostly children) during the worst years of the polio epidemic. Read more: http://www.cracked.com/article_18519_6-people-youve-never-heard-who-probably-saved-your-life_p2.html#ixzz2tYb0m98J

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The Five People you Meet in Heaven - Mitch Albom

The Five People You Meet In Heaven

The Five People you Meet in Heaven - Mitch Albom

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12 Romance Books For People Who Hate Romance Novels

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Career Books Every Young Woman Needs to Read

Career Books Every Young Woman Needs to Read

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A book to read - Review: A Year Without Make-Up - Besudesu Abroad Travel Blog

A book to read - Review: A Year Without Make-Up - Besudesu Abroad Travel Blog

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