Here are some possible questions from an amateur nonscientist
for relevant government agencies to look into:
He begins by giving "a nonscientist
guide" to readers so they can understand the scientific foundation that will allow EPGD to become a reality.
While the text naturally includes discussion of Dirac's professional life, the emphasis is on Dirac the person, making this a compelling read for both scientists and nonscientist
general readers interested in an important period in modern history.
I anticipate that the Strategic Planning Group will comprise approximately 100 individuals, including NIEHS-supported scientists as well as nonscientist
Several essays are highly palatable reviews, for the nonscientist
, of the flora and fauna of the desert.
Schlegel provides the nonscientist
enough background information to grasp the concept of X-ray astronomy, and thus the reader may follow the future proceedings of these space explorations.
It takes a skilled and experienced author to make behavioral studies come alive for the nonscientist
, who tends to care less about experiments and theories than about animals.
I would not be surprised to learn that today--unlike the early days--the majority of ACM members are nonscientists
. Further, the work and contributions of nonscientist
practitioners hs enriched and broadened ACM's activities and publications.
Witness the havoc wrought when one non-doctor, nonscientist
, David Reynard, appeared on Larry King Live and announced that his wife used a cellular phone, his wife contracted and died of cancer, and therefore the phone caused her cancer.
By sounding a call to action at the conclusion of the book, A Farewell to Ice ameliorates some of its grim message by presenting concrete options for nonscientist
The text is well written, with explanations designed to make technical details accessible to a nonscientist
. There are very few typos or similar errors, and with print on demand, they are quickly fixed, so a new copy should already correct the few that I spotted.
Engineers and astronomers will enjoy this book, as will many nonscientist
readers--provided that they are so excited by the prospect of cheap space flight that they are not daunted by many pages of technical jargon.