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Alex Wellerstein

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Alex Wellerstein is a historian of science at the Stevens Institute of Technology who studies the history of nuclear weapons. He is the creator of NUKEMAP.
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Anathem
by Neal Stephenson (Aug 24, 2009)
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For ten years Fraa Erasmas, a young avout, has lived in a cloistered sanctuary for mathematicians, scientists, and philosophers, protected from the corrupting influences of the outside world. But before the week is out, both the existence he abandoned and the one he embraced will stand poised on the brink of cataclysmic changeand Erasmas will becom...
Controlling Human Heredity
1865 to the Present (Control of Nature)
by Diane B. Paul (Oct 31, 1995)
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