PACHSmörgåsbord: Roger Highfield

Friday, September 21, 2012

Who Really Needs Scientific Discoveries and Science Heroes?

We all know them, those pillars of science on whom the modern world rests. But who really needs them? I suggest that the heroes of serve the needs of scientists more than they do the needs of the laity.

Posted by Darin Hayton on 09/21 at 11:45 PM

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Tales of Scientific Heroes are Just Celebrity Bios

A small branch library in Arizona shelved Science, Technology, and Society with the rest of the celebrity biographies. What initially seemed odd now seems perfectly reasonable.

Posted by Darin Hayton on 01/31 at 11:36 AM

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