REVERB is a new documentary series from CBSN Originals. Watch the latest episode, “The War on Science,” in the video player above. It premieres on CBSN Sunday, March 8, at 8 p.m., 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. ET.
Melissa Lau, a middle-school science teacher in Piedmont, Oklahoma, with over 19 years of experience, stood by the doorway of her classroom as the last few of her first-period sixth grade students filed in and took their seats.
“Hey guys, you need your papers from yesterday, and a pencil,” said Lau, launching into the day’s lesson. “So, how can I identify misleading information? I know you guys know conspiracy theories. You guys watch enough YouTube to know what that stuff is.” Lau told CBSN Originals that the rise of