"It is the unhappy fate of the scientist today that he must play the role of Cassandra in the body politic, sending his fellow men to bed with nightmares in the hope to be heard in time."

- Arthur von Hippel, in "The Molecular Designing of Materials" (h/t @upbeatprof)

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Time Out from our Usual Griping

Time to gripe about another subject entirely. Any resemblance to the problems normally discussed on this site is coincidental.

1 comment:

Dano said...

Yes, I've been passing this around. Perfect description, better than invertebrate.

Best,

D