Books : reviews

Robert M. Hazen.
Superconductors: the breakthrough.
Unwin. 1988

In January 1987, Professor Paul Chu of the University of Houston won the race to find a superconductor that would function at workable temperatures. Working with him, Robert Hazen was one of the key players in the drama leading to the discovery and gives a gripping inside account of what has been described as one of the most exciting scientific developments of this century.

Robert M. Hazen.
Origins of Life.
Great Courses. 2005