Science in Development

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IN surveying the great tide of advance in the physical sciences during the past forty years, it is not always recognized how much the progress of discovery has been influenced, and indeed in many cases controlled, by the improvement of laboratory technique and by the development of new instruments and methods of measurement.

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Rutherford, L. Science in Development. Nature 138, 865–869 (1936). https://doi.org/10.1038/138865a0

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