The Science Bubble

The following link is profound. The current issue of EdgeScience takes a brilliant look at how the current era in science is more about rushing technology to market to benefit society than the underlying universal truths that must first be studied. The consequences have been strikingly similar to the ‘Housing Bubble’ and may not have fully burst yet.

Please take a look:

4 thoughts on “The Science Bubble”

  1. Reblogged this on Beautiful Dystopias and commented:
    This science article is fabulous as it illuminates how the discipline has changed from enquiries into the big questions to that of money-orientated research. Well written and understandable for us non-scientists it encapsulates our current narrow focus. Thanks Matthew Russell for sharing it.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s