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The "Mad Scientist" in Modern Culture, by David Skal
Popular culture historian David Skal explains how science becomes a lightning rod for anxiety about the uses and consequences of modern technology. He covers the icon of the mad scientist; UFO folklore; computers v. the Unabomber; the demonization of modern medicine; and B-movie science fiction classics.
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