The golem : what you should know about science [E-Book] / Harry Collins, Trevor Pinch.
Collins, H. M., (author)
Pinch, T. J., (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1998
1 online resource (xix, 192 pages)
englisch
9781107295612
9781107604650
Canto classics
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Table of Contents:
  • The golem
  • Edible knowledge : the chemical transfer of memory
  • Two experiments that 'proved' the theory of relativity
  • The sun in a test tube : the story of cold fusion
  • The germs of dissent : Louis Pasteur and the origins of life
  • A new window on the universe : the non-detection of gravitational radiation
  • The sex life of the whiptail lizard
  • Set the controls for the heart of the sun : the strange story of the missing solar neutrinos
  • Putting the golem to work
  • Golem and the scientists.