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Sciama, Dennis Williamlocked

  • Martin J. Rees


Sciama, Dennis William (1926–1999), cosmologist, was born on 18 November 1926 in Manchester, the younger of the two sons of Abraham Frederick Sciama (1891–1969) and his wife, Nelly, née Adés (1902–1974). He was educated at Malvern College and then at Trinity College, Cambridge...

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