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The Candle Revisited: Essays on Science and Technology

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Edited By: P Day and R Catlow

160 pages, Col plates, b/w photos, illus

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #35554 | ISBN: 019855835X
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An edited collection of essays from the Friday Evening Discourses of the Royal Institution. The lectures cover diverse areas of contemporary and historical interest, including such issues as microbiological approaches to cleaning up oil spills, the construction of the Channel Tunnel, the nature of the human genome, and the history and applications of cryogenics.


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