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TED Talks: Season 2016

2016x235 Kevin B. Jones: Why curiosity is the key to science and medicine
TV-PG

  • 2016-12-12T05:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Science is a learning process that involves experimentation, failure and revision -- and the science of medicine is no exception. Cancer researcher Kevin B. Jones faces the deep unknowns about surgery and medical care with a simple answer: honesty. In a thoughtful talk about the nature of knowledge, Jones shows how science is at its best when scientists humbly admit what they do not yet understand.

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