The physicist Max Plank famously said science advances one death at a time. Well, actually, what he said was longer than that, but over the past century his words appear to have been gradually condensed. He was pointing out that new ideas in science are often blocked by old ideas, that they are only able … Continue reading Rescuing Science | One Death at a Time
On my previous blog, Loner's Highway, I had many science posts. A lot of shy people are interested in the sciences too, so I'm going to re-post them here. We'll start at the beginning. Something about the "Big Bang" has always bothered me. For decades we've lived with this idea that billions of years ago … Continue reading The Big Bang -fact or fiction?