TITLE

Look Back to Look Forward

AUTHOR(S)
Schoonmaker, David
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
American Scientist;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 97 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article introduces the issue with a discussion of the use of historically derived data and proposals to develop scientific perspectives on the future.
ACCESSION #
35794156

 

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