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Imagination in all of its applications

I found out that in science in all its application what is crucial is not that technical ability, but it is imagination in all of its application.

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"There is no better high than discovery"*...

Be careful what you use as a bookmark. Thousands of dollars, a Christmas card signed by Frank Baum, a Mickey Mantle rookie baseball card, a marriage certificate from 1879, a baby’s tooth, a diamond ring and a handwritten poem by Irish writer 

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Review of The Social Conquest of Earth by E. O. Wilson

Edward O. Wilson has been described as one of the most well-known living biologists, and has written a number of successful books over his career on topics such as ants (his specialty), island biogeography, conservation biology, human nature, and the unity of knowledge. 471 more words

Evolutionary Theory

Science Quotable: E.O. Wilson

The decades ahead will see dramatic advances in disease prevention, general health, the quality of life. All of humanity depends on the knowledge and practice of medicine and the science behind it you will master. 

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Learning From Nature #5

“Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.”~E. O. Wilson(Thanks to my lovely wife Sarah for the photo!)

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