Why anti-science politics is bad for America

Lawrence Krauss talks about how science is being abused and misused in politics.... and why it is harmful to America's prosperity.

Credit:
"The Role of Science: How to Identify and Counter Misuse and Abuse of Science"
Aspen Ideas Festival 07
Jul. 03, 2007

The Aspen Institute
http://www.aspeninstitute.org/

The full video can be found here:
http://fora.tv/2007/07/03/Role_of_Sci...

Further reading:
Scientific Integrity of Washington: Politics trumps science? (PDF)
http://krauss.faculty.asu.edu/scienti...

Public Acceptance of Evolution
http://richarddawkins.net/article,706,Public-Acceptance-of-Evolution,Science-Magazine-Jon-D-Miller-Eugenie-C-Scott-Shinji-Okamoto

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