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Archives for September, 2009

Science – Building Models, Not Facts

I’m going to harp on a subject that really annoys me. The use of the word “fact” – this is a totally useless concept and is the source of a lot of confusion out in the general public and amongst science journalists. Science does not build facts. It builds models, ideas concepts and theories –…

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Hello everyone, It’s been quite a while since I’ve even looked at my blog. Much has happened since I last posted. I said goodbye to all my friends in Boston, moved back to my native country, started up a lab, hired my first employee, gone to a few scientific conferences, assigned projects to eager undergrads,…