The Men Who Make the Future

Bliven, Bruce
January 1941
New Republic;1/13/41, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p47
Focuses on the interviews with a number of the leading research experts in the physical sciences in the U.S. Comments on objectives of scientific work; Claims that scientists should have to spend so much time and energy trying to rectify the mistakes arising from lack of information; Information about the type of food that people should eat; Need of ultraviolet rays and calcium for human beings; Order given by British government to add calcium and vitamin in all the white bread baked in England; Sources of calcium; Knowledge of the value of sunlight to human beings; Increase in death rate from certain diseases; Importance of work that is being done on the relation between mental states and physical conditions; Comments on the biological effects of war; Inventions in the field of science.


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