Science Loses Some Friends: Francis Crick, Thomas Gold, and Philip Abelson

Science Loses Some Friends: Francis Crick, Thomas Gold, and Philip Abelson

Murray Article in the October Issue of CEI's Monthly Planet
November 15, 2004

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The scientific world lost three important figures in recent weeks, as Francis Crick, Thomas Gold, and Philip Abelson have all passed away. In their careers, each demonstrated the best that science has to offer humanity. Their loss illustrates how much worse off the state of science is today than during their glory years.