Physics greats of the 20th century mixed science and public service

New biographies chronicle the lives of Enrico Fermi and Richard Garwin

Enrico Fermi and Richard Garwin

GREAT MINDS  Physicists Enrico Fermi (left, shown in the 1940s) and Richard Garwin (right, in the 1960s) are the subjects of two new books.

From left: Dept. of Public Affairs/Dept. of Energy, National Archives; IBM

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