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Pioneering scientist Erwin Chargaff, one of the most underappreciated geniuses of the 20th century, on the power of being a misfit and what makes a great teacher: https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/07/27/erwin-chargaff-heraclitean-fire-misfit/

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Heraclitean Fire: Sketches from a Life Before Nature: Amazon.co.uk: Erwin Chargaff: 9780874700299: Books

Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question 'How?' but it gets terribly confused when you ask the question 'Why?' ~~ Erwin Chargaff

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Pioneering Scientist Erwin Chargaff on the Power of Being an Outsider and What Makes a Great Teacher

Pioneering Biochemist Erwin Chargaff on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Understanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist

In the Light of Darkness: Lost Wisdom on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Undersanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist

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Pioneering Biochemist Erwin Chargaff on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Understanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist

Pioneering Biochemist Erwin Chargaff on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Understanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist | Brain Pickings