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William J.
Broad and Nicholas J. Wade

American Science Reporters and Authors

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Finding facts in actuality is less rewarded than developing a theory of law that explains the facts, and herein lies an enticement. In making sense out of the unruly substance of nature, and in trying to get there first, a scientist is sometimes tempted to play fast and loose with the facts in order to make a theory look more compelling than it really is.

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William J.
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Broad and Nicholas J. Wade
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American Science Reporters and Authors