TITLE

Science digest

AUTHOR(S)
Tooley, J.A.
PUB. DATE
February 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/4/91, Vol. 110 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the upcoming annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) which will address two subjects currently in the news: high-tech defense equipment and international security. Experimental gene therapy; Global warming. Statistics include, among others: percentage of US scientists and engineers employed in the defense industry and year with the highest (and lowest) average temperatures on earth.
ACCESSION #
9102041572

 

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