Op-Ed: Why we need scientists to run for public office now
Enlarge reader comments 45 Share this story Conventional wisdom says scientists should stay out of politics. Unfortunately, politics can’t seem to stay out of science. It’s becoming increasingly clear that we need more scientists to run for—and win—elected office. Thankfully, more and more scientists seem to be stepping up to the plate. The stakes...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark