They toiled in the name of science

September 1989
Yankee;Sep89, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p80
Discusses four `scientists' whose theories were questioned. Percival Lowell's Martian canal theory; Harvard researcher Dr. John Darsee; William Goodwin's Mystery Hill in North Salem, N.H.; Joseph Battell's corpuscle theory on sound waves; John Murray Spear's attempts to create `the New Messiah.'


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