SENSE, NONSENSE AND SCIENCE
Being on one end of a microphone and in front of television cameras for forty years has afforded some fascinating insight into the public’s perception of science. It has also provided an opportunity to separate sense from nonsense in areas ranging from nutrition and medications to cosmetics and pesticides. This highly visual and entertaining presentation examines some serious as well as some frivolous experiences in dealing with the public and emphasizes the importance of fostering critical thinking.
For informational videos from Joe Schwarcz, click on the following link to watch one of the videos in which he was featured on the Montreal Gazette YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odX3Py_BFgw&ab_channel=MontrealGazette