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Write an op-ed piece that takes a side on a specific controversy concerning morality and science. Your piece will make at least one reference to Frankensteinas a way of framing your issue, and you should provide commonsense examples and personal anecdotes in support of your position.This writing assignment will focus on the following skills:Taking a clear stance on a controversial topicFollowing the conventions for a particular kind of writingCreating an objective tone and writing in an appropriate styleauthor's purposethe reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists.1. State the specific scientific controversy you will write about. In addition, jot down some notes about your position. Remember, it's O.K. if your topic shifts a bit as you work on your assignment.2. Draft the first sentence or two of your op-ed. This part might change a bit as you work on your assignment, but for now just try to clearly introduce your argument and present your position in an attention-grabbing way.

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