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Prometheus  Gr. Myth.  a Titan who steals fire from heaven for the benefit of mankind: in punishment,  Zeus chains him to a rock where a vulture (or eagle) comes each day to eat his liver, which grows  back each night. In this chapter, Francisco refers metaphorically to John Galt, meaning that the great  businessmen brought prosperity to man and have been punished with moral condemnation and  strangling laws. Consequently, the great businessmen have retired and withdrawn their benefits until  the day when men withhold their punishment. pure, abstract science  theoretical studies in math and physics that do not relate directly to the  development of practical technologies. Rearden Metal  This is the new substance created by steel industrialist Hank Rearden after ten years  of demanding effort. The new metal is lighter, stronger, and cheaper than steel. Although its 
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