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Germer was a graduate student at Columbia University, working under
Davisson's supervision at the Bell Telephone Laboratories in New York City,
when they bombarded a single crystal of nickel with an electron beam and
observed that the ...
York City), American inventor and publisher who was largely responsible for the
establishment of science fiction as an independent literary form. After receiving a
technical education in Luxembourg and Germany, Gernsback traveled to the ...
As the longtime headquarters of the Conservative Party in Nicaragua, the city
greatly influenced the political life of the country for many years. It was also a ...
They were adapted into an opera that received its premiere in New York City in
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