The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Review

When the first preview for The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks came on mid-Big Little Lies binge, I was excited. This woman’s contributions to science are immeasurable, but not in the typical way. For those of you unfamiliar with Henrietta, let me introduce you. Her DNA, now known as “HeLa”, is responsible for thousands, if not millions, of scientific breakthroughs. You may be familiar with the polio vaccine, or gene mapping?  Her DNA is to thank. However, until recent years, her name was erased from the history books. Here’s the low-down on…

Game of Thrones 6.01 “The Red Woman” Top 5

Season 6  of Game of Thrones is finally upon us and this episode was busy tying up plot lines from last season finale. While not a groundbreaking episode, it served its main purpose pushing characters forward and setting the stage for what is sure to be an epic season. Here are my Top 5 moments from the first episode in season 6 of Game of Thrones “The Red Woman” 5. The Coup of Dorne Unexpectedly, we have already reached our first surprising death down in the southern area of Dorne.…