A Positive Science

  • Pierre-Gilles de Gennes
  • Jacques Badoz

Abstract

The public image of scientists in our Western world is often inaccurate. Either the public accord them the power of prophets, or it perceives them as sorcerer’s apprentices. In either case, the stereotype is distorted.

Keywords

Uranium Explosive Plutonium Stim Shoe 

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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1996

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  • Pierre-Gilles de Gennes
  • Jacques Badoz

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