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    The Vital Machine: A Study of Technology and Organic Life.David F. Channell - 1991 - Oxford University Press.
    In 1738, Jacques Vaucanson unveiled his masterpiece before the court of Louis XV: a gilded copper duck that ate, drank, quacked, flapped its wings, splashed about, and, most astonishing of all, digested its food and excreted the remains. The imitation of life by technology fascinated Vaucanson's contemporaries. Today our technology is more powerful, but our fascination is tempered with apprehension. Artificial intelligence and genetic engineering, to name just two areas, raise profoundly disturbing ethical issues that undermine our most fundamental beliefs (...)
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    Wireless and Empire: Geopolitics, Radio Industry and Ionosphere in the British Empire, 1918–1939.David F. Channell - 2012 - Annals of Science 69 (4):591-592.
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    Eric Schatzberg. Technology: Critical History of a Concept. 344 Pp., Figs., Notes, Bibl., Index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2018. $35 (Paper). ISBN 9780226583976. [REVIEW]David F. Channell - 2020 - Isis 111 (2):372-373.
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    One Hundred Years of Science and Technology in Texas: A Sigma Xi Centennial Volume. Leo J. Klosterman, Loyd S. Swenson, Jr., Sylvia Rose. [REVIEW]David F. Channell - 1987 - Isis 78 (2):312-313.
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    John M. Charap. Explaining the Universe: The New Age of Physics. Xii + 226 Pp., Illus., Figs., Bibl., Index. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2002. $29.95. [REVIEW]David F. Channell - 2004 - Isis 95 (3):526-527.
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    Gillian Cookson;, Colin A. Hempstead. A Victorian Scientist and Engineer: Fleeming Jenkin and the Birth of Electrical Engineering. Xii + 217 Pp., Illus., Figs., Bibl., Index. Brookfield, Vt./Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2000. [REVIEW]David F. Channell - 2004 - Isis 95 (2):319-320.
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