Science and Truth

February 1981
National Review;2/20/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p140
The article focuses on the controversy surrounding supersonic transport (SST) planes that were reviewed at a meeting conducted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Toronto, Ontario in 1981. It presents information on the paranoia felt by scientists with regard to the impact of SST on the economy and the environment. It states that British and French people went ahead and created their own SST planes. It also cites a reason why derelictions among scientists assume special importance.


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