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A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.




Max Planck, 1858-1947, German Nobel Laureate in Physics, 'Wissenschaftliche Selbstbiographie. Mit einem Bildnis und der von Max von Laue gehaltenen Traueransprache’

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Max Planck
Max Planck
  • Born: April 23, 1858
  • Died: October 4, 1947
  • Nationality: German
  • Profession: Scientist

Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS was a German theoretical physicist whose discovery of energy quanta won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.

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