In the spring of 1989, researchers at the University of Utah made an announcement that rocked the scientific community and is still making news today ...Show synopsisIn the spring of 1989, researchers at the University of Utah made an announcement that rocked the scientific community and is still making news today. Is cold fusion myth or reality, and if it does exist, as many scientists now secretly believe, why did its suggestion first meet with such hostility from within the scientific community and the media? In this book are the answers to these questions and many more - explaining the science involved while exposing the inside story of cold fusion. It is a disturbing tale of professional rivalry and mysterious wheeling and dealing in a high-stakes game.Hide synopsis
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Description:very good, very good. 24 cm, 334, references, index, ink name on...very good, very good. 24 cm, 334, references, index, ink name on front endpaper. The author is an astronautical engineer; he bases this book on personal interviews with many of the people involved, as well as his first-hand experiences in laboratories and scientific conferences.
Binding: Blue papered boards with light blue cloth spine. Silver title
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Description:A VG+ copy. Several b/w illustrations and photographic images....A VG+ copy. Several b/w illustrations and photographic images. This book is inscribed "To Dr. George Keyworth, With every good wish and hoping that we will be able to work together on this most critical problem. -Eugene F. Mallove. Clustron Sciences Corporation Sept. 16, 1992." Eugene Mallove was killed on May 14, 2004 in Norwich, Connecticut, while cleaning a recently vacated rental property owned by his parents, the home he grew up in. The nature of Mallove's work led to some conspiracy theories regarding the homicide, but police suspected robbery as the motive. -Wikipedia Dr. George Albert II Keyworth (G. A. Keyworth) (born 1939), U.S. physicist; presidential Science Advisor 1981-1985. He was a board member of Hewlett Packard who was asked to step down in light of the controversy surrounding disclosure of sensitive information to the media. He resigned on September 13, 2006. -Wikipedia.
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