The Channel Tunnel

@article{SmithTheCT,
  title={The Channel Tunnel},
  author={M Smith},
  journal={Nature},
  volume={10},
  pages={181-182}
}
  • M. Smith
  • Published 1 April 1988
  • Education
  • Nature
WE fear there are still many who fail to see that any good can come of scientific research unless it has some well-defined “utilitarian” object in view. Even in this and in other countries that are in the van of civilisation and in which education is comparatively wide-spread, the majority of mankind can appreciate a benefit only when it takes a concrete and tangible form. That love of knowledge for its own sake, that noble inquisitiveness which has been so fruitful in results during the last… 

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