Scientific Blunders (Paperback)

by Robert Youngson

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An account of the errors into which seemingly infallible humans have fallen, whether through obstinacy, arrogance or carelessness. The book gives a useful perspective on the risks and benefits of scientific advance. Examples investigated include the Piltdown Man hoax and the Tay Bridge collapse.

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Published
29/10/1998

Publisher
Robinson Publishing

ISBN
9781854879646


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