Heredity and Radium at Dublin An impression of the British Association meeting

@article{Thomas2009HeredityAR,
  title={Heredity and Radium at Dublin An impression of the British Association meeting},
  author={W. B. Thomas},
  journal={Science Progress},
  year={2009},
  volume={92},
  pages={469 - 482}
}
The stimulating air of Dublin had a very visible effect on the British Association. The members were in great force, and among Associates were fewer of those very unattached camp-followers who enjoy not Science but the reputation which is bought cheaply at a guinea. The name of Darwin as well as the air of Dublin no doubt added impetus to the meeting. People wanted to hear about Darwin, and one of the mistakes of the week was that they were allowed to hear so little. No speech was more popular… Expand

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