How did scientists develop the ability to detect toxins in a body? Tune in LIVE as Deborah Blum, Pulitzer-prize winning science writer and author of “The Poisoner’s Handbook”, tells the remarkable story of the two scientists who invented forensic medicine and figured out how to catch killers that used an almost invisible weapon. Learn the history of poison, murder, and forensic investigation. Bring your questions for Deborah and learn more about a fascinating chapter in forensic history.
Date: Thursday, August 30, 2012
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET