New PBS Documentary Features Inspirational Biologist Rachel Carson and Her Book “Silent Spring” About Dangers of Pesticides

New PBS Documentary Features Inspirational Biologist Rachel Carson and Her Book “Silent Spring” About Dangers of Pesticides By B.N. Frank For those not familiar with Rachel Carson and her book, Silent Spring, they serve as an example of dogged persistence in publicizing the truth – no matter how uncomfortable the experience. This PBS segment won’t be televised until May 28; however, it is currently available for streaming here. When Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was published in 1962, the book became a phenomenon. A passionate and eloquent warning about the long-term dangers of…

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