Science: Chemical Engineers

General Electric invited the American Institute of Chemical Engineers to hold its midsummer meeting in Schenectady last week and meanwhile watch Science working for Wealth. General Electric scientists demonstrated:

X-Ray Farm— Plaything of the General Electric staff is their monstrous x-ray farm on the laboratory roof. C. P. Haskins exposed grapefruit, orange, aster and cotton seeds to x-rays from two to 16 minutes. The grapefruit blossomed five weeks after planting. In nature first blossoming re quires five years' growth. On the contrary, sweet orange seed...

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