Saturday, October 16, 2010

Something important about science

You know, I really don't think this is understood by the anti-science folks out there:

Science is the process of trying to understand the nature of reality. And it's a fundamental of science that we believe reality exists, instead of having it be a human construct or all a matter of relative point of view. There isn't another side of the story in science. There are the right and wrong answers, and you do a better or worse job of understanding that reality, but we do believe reality is there. That's fundamental to what we're doing.

-- Lucy Jones, Newsweek, Oct. 15, 2007

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