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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 384535–568 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.4.535
Published: 01 November 2008
... resources and programs from long-established national laboratories accustomed to pursuing particular kinds of science. The RHIC story is an example of "recombinant science," as Catherine Westfall has labeled it, which does not occur as a natural outgrowth of previous research. In the recombinant science...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 465633–668 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.5.633
Published: 01 November 2016
... epistemic order of Soviet technoscience that occurred in the 1950s and 1960s. Inseparable from the rapid growth of Soviet military science, Soviet cybernetics was both the result and medium of surprising recombinations of different forms of scientific and engineering expertise to create novel military...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-231–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.31
Published: 02 April 2020
... Cyrus Mody, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb, the nuclear reactor, the computer, ham radio, and recombinant DNA, Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences 38, no. 3 (2008): 451 61. 25. In a recent assessment, Lorraine Daston submits that Most historians of science no longer believe...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494351–383 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.351
Published: 01 September 2019
... belonging in this county. KEY WORDS: genetic history, globalization, the politics of national identity, population genetics, South Korea *Department III, Max-Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin; jhyun@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de The following abbreviations are used: GRF...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 49141–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.1.41
Published: 01 February 2019
... in evolution. In important synthesis articles in the mid-1950s, he summarized his conclusions about applied mathematics and natural history. They were not mere technical tools, but reflected a commitment to observation and pattern recognition as the basis of his science. Understanding these views...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485648–658 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.648
Published: 01 November 2018
... the concrete context from which they are extracted and to which they always refer back. Consequently, the transition to data science is never complete. This essay is part of a special issue entitled Histories of Data and the Database edited by Soraya de Chadarevian and Theodore M. Porter. © 2018 by...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485616–626 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.616
Published: 01 November 2018
... innovators and 616 | Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 48, Number 5, pps. 616 626. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2018 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 483300–337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.3.300
Published: 01 June 2018
... Science, 1 Oxford Street SC 371, Cambridge, MA 02138, hepler@fas.harvard.edu. The following abbreviations are used: ANIE, Angewandte Chemie International Edition; C&EN, Chemical & Engineering News; JACS, Journal of the American Chemical Society; JCE, Journal of Chemical Education; LHASA, Logic and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 4811–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.1.1
Published: 01 February 2018
...) through recombinant DNA technology. At the 1970 meeting of the British Society for Social *University of Leeds, Centre for History and Philosophy of Science, School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9JT. holmes.matthew99@ gmail.com Abbreviations: BSSRS, British...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 474459–493 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.4.459
Published: 01 September 2017
... commercially relevant areas of technological development. It emerged in the mid-twentieth century through the recombination of scientific ambitions and experimental opportunities, foremost in physics, chemistry, metallurgy, and engineering. In Swedish universities, the first traces of materials science are...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 47176–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.1.76
Published: 01 February 2017
... nacional; HSNS, Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences; ISA, Instituto Superior de Agronomia; JBS, Jorge Brito dos Santos; JHB, Journal of the History of Biology; JNC, Junta Nacional da Cortic¸a; MGG, Manuel Gomes Guerreiro; NFS, National Forest Service. 76 | Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 463360–391 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.3.360
Published: 01 June 2016
...Axel Petit A case study of the Clausius-Williamson hypothesis sheds light on the development of the physical sciences during the nineteenth century. In the 1850s, Rudolf Clausius and Alexander William Williamson independently developed similar hypotheses at a time when physics and chemistry were...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 463313–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.3.313
Published: 01 June 2016
... *Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin, Germany, martajordit@gmail.com. The following abbreviations are used: AHES, Archive for History of Exact Sciences; AHQP, Archives for the History of Quantum Physics; AP, Annalen der Physik; PM, Philosophical Magazine...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 462119–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.2.119
Published: 01 April 2016
... the Cold War life sciences, and further suggest that this framework might be useful in understanding still other areas of scientific research. I argue that the development of experimental tools and research programs dedicated to plant breeding via nuclear-derived technologies arose where researchers...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 454549–576 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.4.549
Published: 01 September 2015
... science of genetic inheritance. Harry H. Laughlin, superintendent of research at the Eugenics Record Office at Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, pored over breeding charts and race results to develop a mathematical model of inheritance that he called the “inheritance coefficient.” He believed his careful...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 451174–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.174
Published: 01 February 2015
...Andrew J. Hogan Historians of science, reflecting the disciplinary divides of their actors, have largely examined cytogenetics and molecular biology in separate contributions. In recent years, however, as the historical analysis of postwar genetics has begun to shift toward a focus on the late...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 451115–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.115
Published: 01 February 2015
..., chromosome pictures were the most recognizable images of genetics points to the need for new approaches to the historiography. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 human chromosome number human karyotype microscopy photomicrographs iconic images of science Joe Hin Tjio...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 45185–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.85
Published: 01 February 2015
... the Advance- ment of Science, zoologist Theodore Hauschka, from the Institute of Cancer Research in Philadelphia, and Swedish cytologist Albert Levan, from the Insti- tute of Genetics in Lund, Sweden, reported a characterization of seven tumors *Departamento de Ciencia, Tecnolog ´a y Sociedad...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 45149–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.1.49
Published: 01 February 2015
...; ECR, Experimental Cell Research; JCE, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology; MBF, Murray Barr Fonds, R1685-0-7-E, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. | 49 Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 45, Number 1, pps. 49 84. ISSN 1939-1811, electronic ISSN 1939-182X. © 2015 by the Regents of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 445521–530 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.5.521
Published: 01 November 2014
... (INE), and to Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences for providing an occasion to reflect on the topics it covers. During the period of its in-print life, now almost thirty years, transformative changes have of course occurred in genetics and its impact on our lives. They will inevitably reshape...