Twelve of Australia's leading scientists speak about their lives and their work. They convey the variety, excitement and accomplishment of science, explore its processes and reveal its challenges. Together their informal stories illuminate a remarkable landscape of science in Australia and shed fascinating light on the formative influences that have shaped these men and women towards a life in science.... of the Australian Academy of Science, and four are Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technological and Engineering Sciences. ... Michael Gore (with his Shell Questacon Science Circus) won the Eureka Prize for the Promotion ofScience, and their civil and scientific ... She had a love of learning and inculcated that ... particularly of the natural world, a#39; while Mark Oliphanta#39;s mother, he recalls, a#39;aboveanbsp;...
|Title||:||Portraits in Science|
|Author||:||Ann Mozley Moyal|
|Publisher||:||National Library Australia - 1994|