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(1) Daedalus, or Science and the Future (2) Icarus, or the Future of Science

Nature volume 113, pages 740741 (24 May 1924) | Download Citation



(1) MR. HALDANE has been known for some time VA to his acquaintances as a man of encyclopædic knowledge and portentous versatility, as well as of high scientific attainment; but this little book is his first public venture outside the covers of scientific journals. It is an amplification of a paper read before the Heretics Club in Cambridge; even allowing for the expansion, the paper must have provided a “crowded hour of glorious life”!

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