Immortal Cells Turn 96 The world has a lot to thank Henrietta Lacks for, and yet many do not know what she has contributed. From helping to create the polio vaccine to the study of radiation, Henrietta and her HeLa cells have changed the world. Facebook Prev Article Next Article Discover Checkout these cool gadgets... Related Posts Inside the High-Tech Flag Football League That’s Taking on the NFL Are Humans Still Evolving? Solar Impulse – The Plane That Can Fly Forever Carbon Capture – Humanity’s Last Hope? How Do Vending Machines Detect Fake Coins? What Happens To Your Poop After You Flush?