Sunday, February 10, 2008

These are Awesome! (Btw, back from Taipei)


The story of the Queen’s math prof who was accused of espionage
Read in the upcoming Winter issue of the Queen’s Alumni Review (available Feb. 19) the remarkable true story of Israel Halperin, a former Queen’s math professor who in February 1946 was arrested and held in isolation for five weeks after being accused of providing the Soviet Union with secret information needed to build an atomic bomb.

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