We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Advertisement

How One Scientist Took on the Chemical Industry

Video   Jul 08, 2020

 

Discover the groundbreaking environmental work of Rachel Carson, whose book “Silent Spring” explores how human actions threaten the balance of nature.

In 1958, after receiving a letter describing the deaths of songbirds due to the pesticide known as DDT, Rachel Carson began an investigation into the misuse of chemicals and their toll on nature. In 1962, she published her findings in “Silent Spring,” which immediately drew both applause and impassioned dissent. How did this biologist and writer ignite such controversy? Mark Lytle investigates.

 
 
 
Advertisement
 

Recommended Videos

Introduction to ICP-MS – Part II

Video

In part two of their ICP-MS Teach Me in 10, Abe Gutierrez and Ed McCurdy help to answer the question: Why do we need triple quadrupole ICP-MS?

WATCH NOW

What Are Forever Chemicals, and Do They Last Forever?

Video

Forever chemicals are used in everything from rain jackets to jet fuel. But the chemistry behind what makes them useful also makes them stick around in the environment and us...forever?

WATCH NOW

Free Your ICP-MS Workflow From Common Time Traps

Video

Discover how you can escape the unproductive and often unnecessary activities that may be impacting your lab. For more information please visit our 7850 ICP-MS Product page - www.agilent.com/chem/7850icpms

WATCH NOW

 

Like what you just watched? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Analysis & Separations

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE