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If co-operation, is thus the lifeblood of science and technology, it is similarly vital to society as a whole. ---->>>

To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher. ---->>>

My first feeling about the paper and the attitude is that it is absurd. ---->>>


Arthur Holly Compton profile (arthur-holly-compton.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: September 10, 1892
Die: 03-15, 1962
Occupation: Scientist

Arthur Holly Compton (September 10, 1892 – March 15, 1962) was an American physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1927 for his 1923 discovery of the Compton effect, which demonstrated the particle nature of electromagnetic radiation. It was a sensational discovery at the time: the wave nature of light had been well-demonstrated, but the idea that light had both wave and particle properties was not easily accepted (wikipedia)