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Getting an Education

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This video segment, adapted from NOVA, uses reenactment footage to chronicle the education of Percy Julian, the African American chemist who pioneered the development ...

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NOVA: "Forgotten Genius"

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Adapted from NOVA: "Forgotten Genius." Footage courtesy of Monsanto. Journal papers reproduced by permission of the American Chemical Society. Still photographs and images courtesy of the Library, American Museum of Natural History Library; Chicago Defender; the Cleveland Public Library; Corrie Schweigler; DePauw University Archives; Earl Dailey; Francis Miller/Getty Images; Jim Letton; ICI Paints; the Moorland-Springarn Research Center, HowardUniversity Archives; and Peter Walton. Additional still photography by Percy L. Julian, Jr.

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