New York Scientific: A Culture of Inquiry, Knowledge, and by István Hargittai,Magdolna Hargittai

By István Hargittai,Magdolna Hargittai

This publication introduces the reader to the noticeable memorabilia of technological know-how and scientists in the entire 5 boroughs of recent York urban - statues, busts, plaques, structures, and different artifacts. additionally, it extends to a few scientists and associations at present working within the urban. manhattan has been often called an international heart of trade, finance, communications, transportation, and tradition, however it is also an international middle in technological know-how. the town is domestic to popular universities
and learn laboratories, a museum of ordinary historical past and different museums concerning technological know-how, a technological know-how academy, ancient societies, botanical gardens and zoos, libraries, and a corridor of technology in addition to plenty of world-renowned scientists. The e-book will pay designated realization to the function of
this urban in welcoming persecuted scientists and letting African-American and girls scientists thrive. The booklet is gifted in an informative and unique means, dotted with medical gossip and anecdotes, and will be loved even with out the reader's real presence within the urban. Over 8 hundred photos illustrate the publication. they might result in the reader to make their very own discoveries in New York.

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