Column: Bringing science down to earth
Gloucester Daily Times
This notion would set Danish physicist (and, ultimately, Nobel Prize winner) Niels Bohr off on his theory of the structure of the hydrogen atom. From that, quantum mechanics and all the technological applications based on it — including lasers and ...
Study: Bot-on-Bot Editing Wars Raging on Wikipedia's pages
Describing their research in a paper entitled Even Good Bots Fight in the journal Plos One, the scientists reveal that among the most contested articles were pages on former president of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf, the Arabic language, Niels Bohr and ...
Wikipedia Bots Are Having Editing Wars That Can Last For Years
Some of the pages most contested concerned Pervez Musharraf (former president of Pakistan), Uzbekistan, Estonia, Belarus, the Arabic language, Niels Bohr, and Arnold Schwarzenegger. “This has implications not only for how we design artificial agents ...
Physics greats of the 20th century mixed science and public service
And the book is marred by poor fact-checking (tritium is certainly not an isotope of lithium; Otto Hahn was a chemist, not a physicist; and Niels Bohr's mother was Jewish, not his father). And peculiarly the title, the book's publicity material says ...