The Science Inside

The Science Inside: Mass Trauma & Mining

The tragedy at Marikana haunts many South Africans and in this episode the team presents The Science Inside mass trauma and mining.

The team finds out what a ballistics expert does at a crime scene like the one at Marikana in August 2012 and investigates the psychology around such a mass trauma event.


This article first appeared on 702 : The Science Inside: Mass Trauma & Mining


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