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Why should anyone need to know about the history of science?

//Why should anyone need to know about the history of science?

Why should anyone need to know about the history of science?

“The world we take for granted is built on science. Both the material products of civilization — electricity, atom bombs, cars, computers, the decoded human genome — and the way we think about the world and ourselves lie on foundations laid by science. We are homo scientificus, the makers and the made of this world of science… Read this essay by Michal Meyer, the winning entry in our web essay competition organised by the Outreach and Education Committee

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