Jonathan Drori on “Why we don’t understand as much as we think?”:

Science is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we can suppose.

– J.B.S. Haldane

Richard Dawkins on “The Strangeness of Science”:

Note: I saw Prof. Dawkins deliver this lecture in Montreal in 2006. It has much influenced the way that I have approached and reflected upon my own scientific understandings. I have since become very interested in explanation, the various levels and their associated contextual value; I have seriously thought about teaching and becoming a professor myself because of the enjoyment I get from transmitting accessible knowledge. I have always believed, you do not understand something, unless you can teach it to a child.

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