Quirky Sides of Scientists: True Tales of Ingenuity and Error from Physics and Astronomy

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Quirky Sides of Scientists: True Tales of Ingenuity and Error from Physics and Astronomy - Topper, David

These historical narratives of scientific behavior reveal the often irrational way scientists arrive at and assess their theories. There are stories of Einsteina (TM)s stubbornness leading him to reject a correct interpretation of an experiment and miss an important deduction from his own theory, and Newton missing the important deduction from one ...