[ExI] Discontent with the path physics is taking
brentn at freeshell.org
Sat Aug 20 18:34:28 UTC 2011
On Aug 20, 2011, at 11:17, Kelly Anderson <kellycoinguy at gmail.com> wrote:
> I suspect that most scientists today are partially motivated by
> curiosity, but not to the point that it impelled DaVinci... there's
> too much money in it for that kind of pure joy to be very common
> today. On the other hand, money itself doesn't have to ruin science.
> The pursuit of fame may ruin some scientists, but I hope that isn't a
> huge trend.
You have clearly never worked as a professional scientist in either industry or academia. :)
Brent Neal, Ph.D.
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