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Plastic fantastic : how the biggest fraud in physics shook the scientific world

This work presents an investigation of a scientific discovery that was revealed to be fraudulent by a journalist with a unique insight into the case. Schon's discovery of a plastic that worked as a superconductor was noted as a scientific triumph before revelations that his discoveries were fake
Print Book, English, 2009
Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2009