Revolutionary Science

@article{Casadevall2016RevolutionaryS,
  title={Revolutionary Science},
  author={Arturo Casadevall and Ferric C. Fang},
  journal={mBio},
  year={2016},
  volume={7}
}
ABSTRACT On rare occasions in the history of science, remarkable discoveries transform human society and forever alter mankind’s view of the world. Examples of such discoveries include the heliocentric theory, Newtonian physics, the germ theory of disease, quantum theory, plate tectonics and the discovery that DNA carries genetic information. The science philosopher Thomas Kuhn famously described science as long periods of normality punctuated by times of crisis, when anomalous observations… Expand
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