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Inheriting the Family Science

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Science  05 Sep 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5638, pp. 1312-1316
DOI: 10.1126/science.301.5638.1312

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Summary

Children who enter the same earth science niche that their father has been cultivating for decades start with an early interest in the world around them, eventually absorb paternal predilections, and in the end may find their father to be a rewarding colleague.