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Joseph Fourier: Heat Radiation and finding new answers
In this, the third and final part of author T. W Korner's exploration of Joseph Fourier's work, we look at Fourier's work on global warming, and the comparison between it and the work of John Tyndall.
Joseph Fourier: Breaking new ground
Read Part One: Remembering Joseph Fourier When asked about his role in the French Revolution, Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès replied ‘I survived it’. Joseph Fourier’s story would now be forgotten if he had not written one of the most in…
Leon Cooper on the Nature of Science
Nobel laureate Leon Cooper has dedicated his career to pioneering modern science and today’s culture. With the publication of his new collection, Science and Human Experience, Cooper tackles new questions and age-old debates about what science …
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