Isaac Asimov Quote

During the century after Newton, it was still possible for a man of unusual attainments to master all fields of scientific knowledge. But by 1800, this had become entirely impracticable.


The Intelligent Man's Guide to the Physical Sciences (ed. 1968)

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During the century after Newton, it was still possible for a man of unusual attainments to master all fields of scientific knowledge. But by 1800,...

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During the century after Newton, it was still possible for a man of unusual attainments to master all fields of scientific knowledge. But by 1800,...

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During the century after Newton, it was still possible for a man of unusual attainments to master all fields of scientific knowledge. But by 1800,...

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During the century after Newton, it was still possible for a man of unusual attainments to master all fields of scientific knowledge. But by 1800,...