PBS NewsHour

Beyond Einstein: Exhibit challenges scope of genius

Clip: 08/15/2014 | 6m 22s

How common are geniuses? An exhibit on display at the Morgan Library in New York City features dozens of priceless manuscripts and artifacts -- all reflecting the idea of genius throughout world history. But experts say society may be returning to the idea that everyone has the capacity to be a genius. NewsHour Weekend Zachary Green reports.

Aired: 08/15/14

Rating: NR

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