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Empire of the mind

26 July 2019 By Pete Sweeney

U.S. scientific power is a potent diplomatic weapon. Greg Whitesides’s new book details how Washington used research largesse to reward friends and punish the Soviet Union. Now a similar conflict is brewing with China, a more formidable rival. This time, there can be no winner.

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