Michael Specter: The danger of science denial | Video on TED.com: "Vaccine-autism claims, 'Frankenfood' bans, the herbal cure craze: All point to the public's growing fear (and, often, outright denial) of science and reason, says Michael Specter. He warns the trend spells disaster for human progress.
About Michael Specter
Michael Specter is a staff writer for the New Yorker. His new book, Denialism, asks why we have increasingly begun to fear scientific advances instead of embracing them. Full bio and more links"
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