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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 37suppl73–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.s.73
Published: 01 March 2007
... by the Regents of the University of California Emil Rupp Albert Einstein scientific fraud wave-particle duality canal rays theoretical bias JEROEN VAN DONGEN* Emil Rupp, Albert Einstein, and the canal ray experiments on wave-particle duality: Scientific fraud and theoretical bias 1...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 37suppl121–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.s.121
Published: 01 March 2007
..., as the preceding paper shows, this success was the result of scientific fraud. After exploring the interpretation of the experiments, the present paper shows that they were a relevant part of the background to such celebrated contributions to quantum mechanics as Born's statistical interpretation of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2017; 475602–628 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2017.47.5.602
Published: 01 November 2017
... Moleschott, Ludwig Bu¨chner, Ernst Haeckel: Briefwechsel (Marburg: Basilisken-Presse, 1999); and Nick Hopwood, Haeckel s Embryos: Images, Evolution and Fraud (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015), esp. 45 52. Carl Vogt, Aus meinem Leben: Erinnerungen und Ru¨ckblicke (Stuttgart, 1896) covers only his...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 464460–489 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.4.460
Published: 01 September 2016
... amused And sadly for him, as chief engineer of the BBC, the ether was so ubiquitous that it also titivate[d] the carefully concealed indoor aerial of a license-avoiding listener34 thus making fraud possible. Wireless communications and radio broadcasting were helping the cause for the ether. The...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 4611–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.1.1
Published: 01 February 2016
.... The resulting wave of protests from people who felt they had benefitted from the warnings landed the Society in an awkward predicament. The warnings could only be reintroduced without losing face if they had a “scientific” basis, and therefore finding a sound basis for storm predictions became a...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 442140–177 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.2.140
Published: 01 April 2014
..., Philadelphia, PA; FDA, US Food and Drug Administration; HHFC, American Medical Asso- ciation Historical Health Fraud Collection, Chicago, IL; JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association; SCT, Spectro-Chrome Therapist. 140 | Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, Vol. 44, Number 2, pps. 140 177. ISSN...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2013; 435631–641 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2013.43.5.631
Published: 01 November 2013
... . Big History and the Future of Humanity . : Wiley-Blackwell , 2010 . xv + 272 pp., illus., bibl., index. ISBN 978-1-444-33943-7 . $130.95 (hardcover). Is History Still a Fraud? BY NASSER ZAKARIYA* CYNTHIA STOKES BROWN. Big History: From the Big Bang to the Present. New York and London: New...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 425500–503 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.5.500
Published: 01 November 2012
... Sinclair Lewis s Arrowsmith (1925), had already warned us that there was more to it than that and linked science to possible fraud, but few after Sputnik discussed the limits of science to mold and improve our lives. Hence, we forget the brouhaha that greeted Kuhn s claims that science was historically...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 423244–254 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.3.244
Published: 01 June 2012
... Activists Have Fueled a Climate Crisis and What We Can Do to Avert Disaster, but also books like Christopher Horner s Red Hot Lies: How Global Warming Alarmists Use Threats, Fraud, and Deception to Keep You Misinformed and Bjørn Lomborg s The Skeptical Envi- ronmentalist, to which Oreskes and Conway openly...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 423159–189 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.3.159
Published: 01 June 2012
... Chicago Press, 2008); Nick Hopwood, Pictures of Evolution and Charges of Fraud: Ernst Haeckel s Embryological Illustra- tions, Isis 97 (2006): 260 301; Paul Weindling, Ernst Haeckel: Darwinism and the Secularization of Nature, in History, Humanism and Evolution: Essays for John C. Greene, ed. J. R...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 404499–531 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.4.499
Published: 01 November 2010
..., Journal of the History of Biology. HSNS4004_04.indd 499 10/11/10 10:38 AM 500 | CAM PR U B Í placed themselves at the center of a vertically integrated system that attempted to unify state politics, capital, labor, and scientific research. The scientific lab- oratory was able thereby to shape the system...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 40148–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.1.48
Published: 01 February 2010
... proclaimed Lysenko to be a fraud. His experiments had been conducted in a way which clearly demonstrated that Lysenko is either unfamiliar with, or else is willfully ignoring, the basic facts and the methods of investigation of the sciences which he presumes to negate. Such behavior demanded that American...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 40179–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.1.79
Published: 01 February 2010
... research program that attracted scholars from a variety of scientific and medical disciplines. This paper argues that through this expansion McCay's research created a means of maintaining cooperation among the diverse and heterogeneous academic fields constituting gerontology. ©© 2010 by The Regents of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2009; 394491–500 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2009.39.4.491
Published: 01 November 2009
... strangely idiosyncratic voice can be distinguished from the crowded din of other contemporaries. At this point, skeptics may be asking whether we ought to trust histories of early chymists like Forman. Weren t they charlatans who engaged in fraud? In- terestingly, charlatans themselves were legitimate...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2008; 384479–507 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2008.38.4.479
Published: 01 November 2008
...- tograms, revealing a tendency for physicists to prefer the frauds to their own output.19 Mass production was not necessarily quality production, but it did reconcile the data management problems presented by the new chamber de- tectors, as Peter Galison has so nicely shown.20 Manufacturing physics was not...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2007; 372479–492 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2007.37.2.479
Published: 01 March 2007
... others. The best, such as the chapter on famous instances of real and alleged fraud in evolutionary biology, hone in on a few representative cases (the Piltdown Man, peppered moths in industrial Britain) and use these detailed examples to illustrate the broader contours of the debate. The book becomes...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2002; 322347–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2002.32.2.347
Published: 01 March 2002
... exaggerated the properties of penicillin for propaganda purposes. An editorial published in the October 1944 issue of Chemiker-Zeitung makes this allegation.73 Although views about the efficacy of penicillin varied, the fact that the editor felt confident enough to allege a fraud suggests that his view may...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2001; 312183–222 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsps.2001.31.2.183
Published: 01 March 2001
... Hamer, Evidence for a biological influence in male ho- mosexuality, Scientific American, 270 (1994), 44-49; Thomas J. Bouchard, Genes, envi- ronment and personality, Science, 264 (1994), 1700-1701; Robert Plomin, The role of inheritance in behavior, Science, 248 (1990), 183-188; J. Philippe...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1996; 26227757766 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757766
Published: 01 January 1996
... bookstores or order 1-800-822-6657 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS The Key to Newton's N Dynamics Stealing Into Print The Kepler Problem and the Principia Fraud, Plagiarism, and Misconduct in J. Bruce Brackenridge Scientific Publishing Brackenridge xplains the surprisingly Marcel C. LaFollette simple...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1993; 241_Supplement1–337 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757720
Published: 01 January 1993
...), 1, 181– 182 Gauss to Bessel, 27 Jan 1829, in Gauss, Briefwechsel (1880), 489. 53 Van der Waals, in Rowlinson, Van der Waals (1988), 139–142 Rayleigh, Scientific papers (1899), 3, 397–399, 421–423, 465–468 (texts of 1890, 1891). 54 Bernoulli, Recherches physiques et geometriques sur...