A new role for science in public policy? President Obama said he wants to "restore science to its rightful place." The new president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science discusses what that role should be.11:00 a.m.
Peter Agre: 2009 president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Winner of 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Minnesota native, graduate of Minneapolis Roosevelt High School and Augsburg College. Director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute and on the faculty at Duke University School of Medicine.
Real-life hero of 'Hotel Rwanda' tells his story For 100 harrowing days in 1994, Paul Rusesabagina sheltered 1,268 Rwandan civilians as his country fell into genocide. His story was the basis of the film "Hotel Rwanda," and he spoke recently in Minneapolis.12:00 p.m.