Saturday, May 12, 2012

Blank On The Map: Steven Weinberg on The Crisis of Big Science

A few weeks ago, via Peter Woit's excellent blog, I was alerted to a recent article in The New York Review of Books by Steven Weinberg, titled The Crisis of Big Science. Woit added his own thoughts on the article, and there are many interesting opinions expressed in the comments section there. However, I felt that a very important question was not satisfactorily answered, as I will try to discuss here.

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