Activities of Life and the Second Law of Thermodynamics


I AM anxious to treat Prof. Donnan's views with all courtesy, but think his last letter, written in conjunction with Prof. Guggenheim, is entirely invalidated, like his previous letter, by a technical error in thermodynamics.

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