Speaking of Science: Notable Quotes on Science, Engineering, and the Environment
Jon Fripp, Michael Fripp, Deborah Fripp
Newnes, 2000 - Reference - 241 pages
Unique in its focus on science and the technical fields, this book features more than 1,500 quotations from a wide array of scientists, educators, artists, comedians, writers -- even cartoon characters. It includes reflections and humorous takes on nature, mathematics, man and the environment, engineering, teaching science, and much more. This book is an invaluable resource for scientists, teachers, public speakers, and anyone who loves good quotes. References and biographies make it easy to identify the original sources of the quotations.
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