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Brazilian Physicist Marcelo Gleiser

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Brazilian Physicist Marcelo Gleiser

Brazilian Physicist Marcelo Gleiser

Brazilian Physicist Marcelo Gleiser

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Brazilian physicist Marcelo Gleiser is the author of the new book, The Prophet and the Astronomer: A Scientific Journey to the End of Time (WW Norton). In it he explores our relationship to the sky and how it has influenced religion and then in turn - science. He writes, 'one of my goals. . is to humanize science, to argue that our scientific ideas are very much a product of the cultural and emotional environment where they originate'. Gleiser is Professor of Natural Philosophy and professor of physics and astronomy at Dartmouth College.

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