Basic scienceBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7196.1497a (Published 29 May 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1497
- George Dunea, attending physician
- Cook County Hospital, Chicago, USA
In this second part I have selected more answers given by junior high, high school, and college students in their exams (24 April, p 1153), but this time in the basic sciences.
Science, after all, is the order of the day; for without it how can we ever make any progress as we enter the next millennium?
How indeed can we even hope to spend our summer vacations on the moon, find pen friends on Mars, clone our …