Author Archives: Sybil Francis

Book Review: Radical by Design


This article is in Summit on Human Gene Editing, Spring 2016


Radical by Design Big Science: Ernest Lawrence, the Cyclotron, and the Birth of the Military-Industrial Complex by Michael Hiltzik, New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 2015, 528 pp. The term “Big Science” is attributed to Alvin Weinberg, the former head of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). The Clinton Laboratories, ORNL’s original name during the […]