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Title: Science and Society Colloquium

Abstract

Mr. Randi will give an update of his lecture to the American Physical Society on the occasion of his award of the 1989 Forum Prize. The citation said: "for his unique defense of Science and the scientific method in many disciplines, including physics, against pseudoscience, frauds and charlatans. His use of scientific techniques has contributed to refuting suspicious and fraudulent claims of paranormal results. He has contributed significantly to public understanding of important issues where science and society interact". He is a professional magician and author of many books. He worked with John Maddox, the Editor of Nature to investigate the claims of "water with memory".

Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1011957
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
CERN
Language:
English

Citation Formats

None. Science and Society Colloquium. CERN: N. p., 2008. Web.
None. Science and Society Colloquium. CERN.
None. Mon . "Science and Society Colloquium". CERN. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1011957.
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