Did you know that the phrase â€œamp it upâ€ is a tribute to a 19th century French scientist? In this episode of Houghton75 we speak with Alex Csiszar, Associate Professor of the History of Science, about his research on Andre Marie AmpÃ©re's electromagnetic experiments and his equally remarkable experiments in scientific publishing.
Find out more about the exhibition and Houghton Libraryâ€™s 75th anniversary celebrations at http://houghton75.org/hist-75h
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Dara O Shayda
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