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The Art and Politics of Science

Science is an art that challenges the imagination of individuals attempting to understand the natural world, but it is also a community effort that reaches consensus and acts politically to seek funds, promote exchanges of information and materials and develop complex research programs. Dr. Harold Varmus ’61 discussed these aspects of scientific life based on his experience as a cancer researcher, an institutional leader and an “open access” publisher of scientific work.

Presented  by the Class of 1961.

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