Prof Brian Cox: physicist or priest? | Eliane Glaser | Comment is free | The Guardian

Nice article unashamedly using Coxy to drag in the readers. There are 756 comments at the moment and mine is at the end at 02 March 2013 6:53am HERE.

Essentially there’s nothing wrong with wonder, in the context of curiosity “I wonder what that is and how it works”. I do however, share the nervousness about the zeitgeist for wide eyed pseudo intellectual middle class subserviency to the splendidness of everything. Let’s shoot some stuff in the head to learn about brain damage … now that’s neuroscience!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/mar/01/science-science-policy?fb=native&commentpage=6

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