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A Professor, a President, and a Meteor: The Birth of American Science by Cathryn J. Prince

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10:10am, February 11, 2011

How a meteorite that struck Weston, Conn., in 1807 spurred a Yale chemist to help build the foundations of American scientific research.

Prometheus, 2010, 254 p., $26.

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