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Public Perceptions of Nanotechnology

Special | 58m 12s

Dietram Scheufele, a professor in Life Sciences Communication and co-leader for the Public Opinion Values and Research Team at the Center for Nanotech and Sociology at UW-Madison, discusses why we are still talking about science and the public, the role of media, and why it is difficult to have informed debates about emerging technologies.

Aired: 03/11/09

Rating: TV-G

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