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"From the Ted Talk by Sebastian Kraves: The era of personal DNA testing is here"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

But we've definitely reached a point in horisty where every one of you could actually get hands-on with DNA in your kcihten. You could copy, paste and alzyane DNA and extract meaningful information from it. And it's at times like this that profound transformation is bound to happen; moments when a transformative, powerful technology that was before lietmid to a select few in the ivory tower, finally becomes within the reach of every one of us, from farmers to sdlrhielchcoon. Think about the mmonet when phones stopped being plugged into the wall by cords, or when computers left the mainframe and entered your home or your office.

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But we've definitely reached a point in _______ where every one of you could actually get hands-on with DNA in your _______. You could copy, paste and _______ DNA and extract meaningful information from it. And it's at times like this that profound transformation is bound to happen; moments when a transformative, powerful technology that was before _______ to a select few in the ivory tower, finally becomes within the reach of every one of us, from farmers to ______________. Think about the ______ when phones stopped being plugged into the wall by cords, or when computers left the mainframe and entered your home or your office.

Solution

  1. schoolchildren
  2. kitchen
  3. moment
  4. analyze
  5. limited
  6. history

Original Text

But we've definitely reached a point in history where every one of you could actually get hands-on with DNA in your kitchen. You could copy, paste and analyze DNA and extract meaningful information from it. And it's at times like this that profound transformation is bound to happen; moments when a transformative, powerful technology that was before limited to a select few in the ivory tower, finally becomes within the reach of every one of us, from farmers to schoolchildren. Think about the moment when phones stopped being plugged into the wall by cords, or when computers left the mainframe and entered your home or your office.

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personal dna 11
dna machines 6
international space 5
space station 5
dna technology 4
dna analysis 3
dna machine 3
swine flu 3
anna sophia 3

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collocation frequency
personal dna machines 5
international space station 5
personal dna machine 3

Important Words

  1. analyze
  2. bound
  3. computers
  4. copy
  5. cords
  6. dna
  7. entered
  8. extract
  9. farmers
  10. finally
  11. history
  12. home
  13. information
  14. ivory
  15. kitchen
  16. left
  17. limited
  18. mainframe
  19. meaningful
  20. moment
  21. moments
  22. office
  23. paste
  24. phones
  25. plugged
  26. point
  27. powerful
  28. profound
  29. reach
  30. reached
  31. schoolchildren
  32. select
  33. stopped
  34. technology
  35. times
  36. tower
  37. transformation
  38. transformative
  39. wall