The Challenge of Big Science

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

From the massive postwar effort to put a man on the moon, to the mapping of the human genome, incredible scientific progress has been made through the large-scale national or international efforts. But in the age of sovereign debts and shrinking coffers, do we have the political and social will to continue building particle colliders and solving the remaining mysteries of science?
Episode:
Big Science, Little Money
Aired:
Oct 29, 2013
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