Bohr encountered another major influence on his development when he and Harald were invited to join

Bohr encountered another major influence on his development when he and Harald were invited to join

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Bohr encountered another major influence on his development when he and Harald  were invited to join a discussion group of students from Höffding's course. Debating  primarily philosophical questions raised in Höffding's course, the group, dubbed  Ekliptika and limited to twelve members, featured future jurists, historians,  psychologists, entomologists, and etymologists. Both Niels and Harald were active  members of the debate, and one member, Vilhelm Slomann the art-historian, recalls that  their thinking was so closely integrated that they often expanded on each other's  thoughts spontaneously in an awe-inspiring intellectual partnership. This method of  refining ideas became characteristic of Bohr's process. He preferred conversation to  working alone, and he felt most productive when he had successfully established a  harmonious connection and a comfortable environment. Despite these additional and related interests, physics remained the passion of Bohr's 
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