Be sure to review the essay question rubric and parts of the prompt below before submitting your essay. Answer ALL subquestions of the prompt.
1. The author is arguing that we needn’t fear synthetic self-replicating molecular machines. Did he convince you? Please explain why or why not citing evidence from the article. (10 points)
2. Write a one sentence question about the article that you might ask the author if you had the chance. Was there something that it made you wonder about, or that you didn’t understand but would like to? Please explain your thinking, citing evidence from the article. (10 points)
Below I am attaching a screenshot of the rubric and the article to reference for the two questions.