February 7th, 2008

HL Gordon College

What we need more of is science...

tacit wrote a brilliant essay the other day on the public perception of science and scientists, the general inverse correlation between how much we know about hard sciences and how much we think we know, and a major pitfall in "doing the research".

Okay, so that summary makes it sound as dry as reading the phone book, but it's fascinating and spot on. Stop whatever you're doing and read it!
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