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Poem: ‘Weight’

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Science in meter and verse

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This article was originally published with the title “Weight” in Scientific American 328, 1, 22 (January 2023)

doi:10.1038/scientificamerican0123-22

ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)

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    Barbara Ungar‘s forthcoming collection of poems is After Naming the Animals. Her other published collections include Save Our Ship; Immortal Medusa; Charlotte Brontë, You Ruined My Life; and The Origin of the Milky Way. She is a professor of English at the College of St. Rose in Albany, N.Y. Credit: Nick Higgins

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