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Science meets politics

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Science  14 Aug 2020:
Vol. 369, Issue 6505, pp. 779
DOI: 10.1126/science.abc6371

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Despite holding no formal science degree, J.B.S. Haldane forged an extraordinary scientific career, becoming one of the founders of modern evolutionary synthesis and a famous writer of popular science books. In a new biography, A Dominant Character, Samanth Subramanian highlights Haldane's many accomplishments and considers how his strong moral and political beliefs influenced his scientific work.

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