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Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing



On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »
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    The High Divide

    Lin Enger 9781616203757

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Intuition: A Novel by Allegra Goodman
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kek315, April 10, 2006

This was an interesting look into the world of scientific research. I was afraid it would be too scientific for me (a history and literature person for sure) but it wasn't. The author focused more on the characters and events than the science. The characters are diverse and fascinating. It was surprising that it wasn't just the researcher seeking the high profile discovery who got caught up in the problematic findings. The careful, conservative Mendelssohn was also drawn in. Well written and original.
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