Bold Science: Seven Scientists Who Are Changing Our World
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Bold Science: Seven Scientists Who Are Changing Our World

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Science is at a crossroads. Cold War-era easy money for grand-scale projects has become a thing of the past. And yet, in this new environment, science seems to be reinvigorating itself, moving away from an overly specialized, bureaucratic mindset to a more streamlined, multidisciplinary approach.

In a number of fields, innovative teams led by gifted researchers are combini...more
Paperback, 193 pages
Published May 1st 2001 by W. H. Freeman (first published May 28th 2000)
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Ted Anton teaches literary nonfiction in the MFA program at DePaul University. I heard him read several years ago, and I got this book because I was intrigued by Anton's focus on science. This book includes profiles of several contemporary scientists who are changing the landscape of science. It's interesting science journalism, not just for the clear explanations of the science, but also for the stories behind the science. It reminds me a lot of *The Double Helix* without James Watson's self-co...more
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