• DNA Discoverer James Watson Shorn Of Titles After Comments On Race In PBS Documentary

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    Nobel Prize-winning American scientist James Watson, who helped discover DNA, has been shorn of honorary titles after repeating widely criticized comments about race in recent PBS documentary American Masters: Decoding Watson .
    In 2007, research institution Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory removed Watson as chancellor after he told UK newspaper the Sunday Times he was "inherently gloomy about the prospect of Africa" because "all our social policies are based on the fact that...
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