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David Suzuki on science, elitism and the apocalypse

For over three decades, David Suzuki has been Canada's foremost environmental conscience. From his experiments with fruit flies to his warnings about genetically modified food, Suzuki has made science relevant, interesting and full of wonder to his audiences. As a broadcaster for the CBC, he has issued frank warnings against industry, the economy and his fellow scientists. Passionate and outspoken, he has also won his fair share of critics. But despite, or perhaps because of this, Suzuki remains undeterred in his message.

Suzuki talks about the politics of science and the science of politics.

Medium: Radio
Program: IDEAS
Broadcast Date: June 28, 1972
Guest(s): David Suzuki
Duration: 10:23

Last updated: March 7, 2013

Page consulted on March 18, 2014

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