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Broca's brain : reflections on the romance of science / Carl Sagan.


1st ed.. New York : Random House, [1979] .
ISBN 0394501691, 9780394501697

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Subjects Brain.
Broca, Paul, 1824-1880
Broca, Paul, 1824-1880.
Cerveau.
Extraterrestrial Environment.
Intellect.
Intelligence.
Science.
Sciences -- Méthodologie.
Sciences spatiales.
Space sciences.
Description xv, 347 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-319) and index.
Summary Explorers various aspects of several fields of science and examines the role of the intellect in scientific achievement.
Contents In praise of science and technology.-Night walkers and mystery mongers: sense and nonsense at the edge of science. Astral projection. Precognitive dreams.-White dwarfs and little green men.-Venus and Dr. Velikovsky.-Science fiction -- a personal view.-The sun's family.-Experiments in space.-In defense of robots.-The past and future of American astronomy.-The quest for extraterrestrial intelligence.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4493944
(OCoLC)ocm04493944
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WorldCat Identities Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996.
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