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Dr. Paul Offitt on the historical failures of science


Dr. Paul Offitt, author of “Pandora’s Lab,” argues that science is a process of learning from one’s failures. He notes seven historical examples of significant missteps by science.

Also on today's program: Elbert Guillory and Faye Williams on the GOP's need to attract the black vote, here.

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