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|Interview with Linus Pauling. August 23, 1991.
Interview by Thomas Hager for use in "Force of Nature: The Life of Linus Pauling,"
(Simon & Schuster, 1995).
Pauling's Explosives Patent. (0:43)
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Thomas Hager: Tell me. What other things have you patented?
Linus Pauling: Well, let's see. I patented, during the war, a class of composite explosives - propellants.
And it may be that they are used, to some extent, now. I never got any royalties
from that, because the government had an irrevocable royalty-free license, and nobody
else was interested in the powder for propelling bazookas and things like that.
ClipCreator: Thomas Hager, Linus Pauling
Clip ID: hager2.006.3-patents
Full WorkCreator: Thomas Hager, Linus Pauling
Date: August 23, 1991
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