How British Science Journalists are Secretly Undermining the American Media

Friday, June 08, 2012

Transcript

Slate writer Daniel Engber set out to debunk the idea of the 5-second rule -- the myth that if you drop food on the floor and pick it up quickly, it’s still clean enough to eat. Engber's quest led him onto a bigger story, about a wellspring of scientific misinformation that's flowing into American papers from Britain. 

Guests:

Daniel Engber

Hosted by:

Brooke Gladstone

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