Women in Science: 50 Years After Silent Spring - The Silent Spring Series -- Exploring Ethics

7/15/2013; 59 minutes

Rachel Carson's legacy is well known, but what has not been as widely recognized are the challenges she faced as a woman in science 50 years ago. While much has changed in the last five decades, three women active in science today assess the hurdles that remain. Join Dorothy Sears of the UC San Diego School of Medicine, Christina Deckard of the SPAWAR Systems Center and science journalist Lynne Friedmann for an insightful discussion on the landscape for women in science in 2013. (#24437)

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