2014-Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit
SIPS 2014 Volume 1: Mining

Editors:Kongoli F
Publisher:Flogen Star OUTREACH
Publication Year:2014
Pages:424 pages
ISSN:2291-1227 (Metals and Materials Processing in a Clean Environment Series)
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    Scientific blunders

    Dan Shechtman1;
    1TECHNION, Haifa, Israel;
    Type of Paper: General Plenary
    Id Paper: 421
    Topic: 19


    Among the many great achievements of science in the past century there were a few that seemed like great breakthroughs, but turned out to be blunders.

    These "discoveries" were not only made by well known scientists, but also attracted the attention of the public media.

    The stories of three such scientific blunders will be told.

    Cite this article as:

    Shechtman D. Scientific blunders. In: Kongoli F, editors. Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit SIPS 2014 Volume 1: Mining. Volume 1. Montreal(Canada): FLOGEN Star Outreach. 2014. p. 89-90.