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Introduction and overview American science before the bomb Dr. Bush fathers a foundation Oh Sputnik! How the educationists prospered from a Russina satellite To Mars! (But why?) The chicken littles of big science; or, Here come the killer asteroids! Conclusion: The only way to keep the sky from falling is ...
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