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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 492117–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.2.117
Published: 01 April 2019
..., most of the pictures didn t contain any interesting event, with a consequent waste of time and resources. Nonetheless, it is with an instrument of this sort, built by Carl Anderson and Robert Millikan at California Institute of Technologym that the first, unsearched evidence for an esoteric speculation...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 484403–440 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.4.403
Published: 01 September 2018
..., which was part of the Office of Space Science and Applications (OSSA) at NASA. The TOPEX Study Team was formed at the beginning of 1980, and at the same time, NASA formed a science working group (SWG) under the chairmanship of Carl Wunsch of MIT47 The questions put to this group of scientists involved...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 484475–525 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.4.475
Published: 01 September 2018
... Harvard University Archives.) 12. Alexander Ostrowski, Zur Entwicklung der numerischen Analysis, JDMV 68 (1966): 97 111, 106. All translations into English are by the author. This quote also reminds us that the earlier school of Carl Runge in Go¨ttingen (from 1904) has to be considered as serious as...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 48156–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.1.56
Published: 01 February 2018
... German cameralists. The agronomist Albrecht Daniel Thaer (1752 1828) was one of first cameralists to develop this method at the beginning of the nineteenth century, although Thaer s student Carl von Wulffen (1785 1853) in fact coined the term statics In his 1810 Principles of Agriculture, Thaer defined...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 472200–254 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.2.200
Published: 01 April 2017
..., Pannekoek determined the distances to several Milky Way clouds, providing early evidence of the eccentric position of the Solar System in our galaxy; computed the first curve of growth for a star other than the Sun; and produced accurate drawings of the Milky Way, which the Carl Zeiss company in Jena would...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 46167–100 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.1.67
Published: 01 February 2016
... under the influence of the scientist David Starr Jordan, president of Stanford University and a popular author. Jordan wrote about fishes, politics, and education, among other topics. Carl L. Hubbs, History of Ichthyology in the United States after 1850 Copeia 1964, no. 1 (26Mar 1964): 42 60; David...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 4413–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.1.3
Published: 01 February 2014
... the big bang theory of the universe.2 The panel of judges, consisting of astronomer Carl Sagan, television broadcaster Hugh Downs, and science writer Timothy Ferris, mulled over 13,099 suggestions from forty-one countries, only to decide that none of them were worthy of supplanting the misleading and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425389–431 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.389
Published: 01 November 2012
... or reproduce article content through the University of California Press’s Rights and Permissions website, http://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2012 cosmic radiation mesotrons particle detectors epistemological ideals Carl Anderson Patrick Blackett Robert Marshak Giuseppe...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 4311–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.1.1
Published: 01 February 2013
... Organization of Knowledge in Modern America, 1860 1920, ed. Alexandra Oleson and John Voss (Baltimore,MD and London: JohnsHopkins University Press, 1979), 19 47. 18. Carl Snyder, America s Inferior Position in the Scientific World North American Review 174 (1902): 59 72. 6 | N E SWALD (CIW). Carnegie did not...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 42130–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.1.30
Published: 01 February 2012
... Carl L. Hubbs of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography sent letters and telegrams to their congressional representatives claiming that the bill, if passed, would not only hinder research and place unsustainable regulatory burdens on the public display industry of zoological parks, aquariums, and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 403279–317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.3.279
Published: 01 August 2010
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 393300–355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.3.300
Published: 01 August 2009
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 39163–103 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.1.63
Published: 01 February 2009
... some time ( the years of frustration, Rochester recalled9) until the discovery of thirty-four events in 1949 by Carl Anderson and his group at Caltech, who exposed a cloud chamber in Pasadena and on the White Moun- tains in New Hampshire.10 In the same year, Cecil Powell and his group in Bris- tol...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 391115–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.1.115
Published: 01 February 2009
...Nancy Anderson ©© 2009 by The Regents of the University of California Daston Lorraine and Galison Peter . Objectivity . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press , 2007 . 500 pp., 140 illus., 32 color, index. ISBN 978-1-890951-78-8. $38.95 (cloth) . Schickore Jutta . The Microscope...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 383463–473 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.3.463
Published: 01 August 2008
... practices of phage genetics was equaled by his commitment to seek important collabora- tions. For instance, during the course of his first job at the Biology Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (1948 49), Benzer persevered, we are told, to stay close to Thomas Anderson (the only other phage worker...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 383353–404 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.3.353
Published: 01 August 2008
... substances. This model described a shower as a QED cascade in which a single high-energy electron or photon would generate a number of lower-energy electrons, positrons, and photons by succession and multiplication of photon radiation and pair-production. The 23. Seth H. Neddermeyer and Carl D. Anderson...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 382173–221 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.2.173
Published: 01 May 2008
... thinking about the design for NCAR.17 Meteorology, always a stepchild of American science, got an enormous boost in prestige and potential funding from a 1958 National Academy of Sci- ences study.18 The committee members included Carl-Gustaf Rossby (the fa- ther of American meteorology), John von Neumann...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 38177–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.1.77
Published: 01 February 2008
... Chicago Press, 1980; original French ed., 1967); and (on caste as right to harvest resources) Madhav Gadgil and K. C. Malhotra, The Ecological Significance of Caste, in Social Ecology, ed. Ramchandra Guha (Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1994), 27 42, Margo J. Anderson, ed., Ency- clopedia of the U.S...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 372383–408 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.2.383
Published: 01 March 2007
... semantic and causal relations, which ascribed to names 28. Rorty (ref. 15), 167 168. See also Latour (ref. 22), 13 48. 29. Pauline Marie Rosenau, Postmodernism and the social sciences: Insights, inroads, and intrusions (Princeton, 1992), 6. 30. Ibid., 3 11; Foucault (ref. 9), 45 46; Carl Matheson, Brown...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2005; 3611–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2005.36.1.1
Published: 01 September 2005
... like Richard Feynman, Isidor Rabi, Léon Rosenfeld, Mario Bunge, Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker, Herbert Anderson, Donald Kerst, Marcos Moshinsky, Alejandro Medina, and Guido Beck, and Brazilian physicists Schönberg, Jean Meyer, and Leite Lopes. Bohm s work in Brazil gave rise to several publicatons and...