La megaciencia: Bibliografía y recursos

Lecturas recomendadas

Agar, Jon. Science in the Twentieth Century and Beyond. Cambridge: Polity Press; 2012.

Galison, Peter; Hevly, Bruce, eds. Big Science: The Growth of Large-Scale ResearchStanford: Stanford University Press; 1992.

Krige, John; Pestre, Dominique, eds. Companion to Science in the Twentieth Century. New York: Routledge; 2003.

de Solla Price, Derek J. Little Science, Big Science – and Beyond. New York: Columbia University Press; 1986.

Weinberg, Alvin M. Reflections on Big Science. Cambridge (Mass.): MIT Press; 1967.


Capshew, James H.; Rader, Karen A. Big Science: Price to the Present. Osiris. 1992; 7: 2-25.

Galison, Peter. How Experiments End. Chicago: University of Chicago Press; 1987.

Hallonsten, Olof. Big Science Transformed: Science, Politics and Organization in Europe and the United States. Palgrave Macmillan; 2016.

Hermann, Armin; Krige, John; Mersits, Ulrike; Pestre, Dominique. History of CERN, Volume I: Launching the European Organization for Nuclear Research. Amsterdam: North Holland; 1987.

Hoddeson, Lillian; Kolb, Adrienne W.; Westfall, Catherine. Fermilab: Physics, The Frontier and Megascience. Chicago: Chicago University Press; 2008.

Kevles, Daniel J. The Physicists: The History of a Scientific Community in Modern America. New York: Knopf; 1978.

Kevles, Daniel J. Big Science and Big Politics in the United States: Reflections on the Death of the SS and the Life of the Human Genome Project. Historical Studies of the Physical and Biological Sciences. 1997; 27: 269-297.

Seidel, Robert W. A Home for Big Science: The Atomic Energy Commission’s Laboratory System. Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences. 1986; 16: 135-175.

Smith, Robert W.; Tatarewicz, Joseph N. Counting on Invention: Devices and Black Boxes in Very Big Science. Osiris. 1994; 9: 101-123.

Weinberg, Alvin M. Reflections on Big Science. Cambridge: MIT Press; 1967.

Westfall, Catherine. Rethinking Big Science: Modest, Mezzo, Grand Science and the Development of the Bevalac, 1971–1993. Isis. 2003; 94: 30-56.

Otras fuentes

ATLAS Collaboration. Aad, G.; Abajyan, T.; Abbott, B. et al. Observation of a new particle in the search for the Standard Model Higgs boson with the ATLAS detector at the LHC. Physics Letters B. 2012; 716 (1): 1-29. Disponible en este enlace.

CMS Collaboration. Chatrchyan, S.; Khachatryan, V.; Sirunyan, A. M. et al. Observation of a new boson at a mass of 125 GeV with the CMS experiment at the LHC. Physics Letters B. 2012; 716 (1): 30-61. Disponible en este enlace.

International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium. Lander, E.; Linton, L.; Birren, B. et al. Initial sequencing and analysis of the human genome. Nature. 2001; 409860–921. Disponible en este enlace.