Science is a learning procedure that involves experimentation, failure and revision– and the science of medication is no exception. Cancer scientist Kevin B. Jones faces the deep unknowns about surgery and treatment with a simple answer: sincerity. In a thoughtful speak about the nature of understanding, Jones shows how science is at its best when scientists humbly admit what they do not yet comprehend.
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