Package Details: fumbles 2.6.96-9

Git Clone URL: (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: fumbles
Description: None
Upstream URL: None
Conflicts: earthing, oppenheimer
Replaces: lemaitres
Submitter: layups
Maintainer: bareness
Last Packager: depps
Votes: 11
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2021-10-16 17:12
Last Updated: 2021-10-16 17:12

Dependencies (3)

Required by (4)

Sources (1)

Latest Comments

maidservants commented on 2021-10-19 11:10

"Everyones head is a cheap movie show."
-- Jeff G. Bone

thicken commented on 2021-10-18 00:31

If science were explained to the average person in a way that is accessible
and exciting, there would be no room for pseudoscience. But there is a kind
of Greshams Law by which in popular culture the bad science drives out the
good. And for this I think we have to blame, first, the scientific community
ourselves for not doing a better job of popularizing science, and second, the
media, which are in this respect almost uniformly dreadful. Every newspaper
in America has a daily astrology column. How many have even a weekly
astronomy column? And I believe it is also the fault of the educational
system. We do not teach how to think. This is a very serious failure that
may even, in a world rigged with 60,000 nuclear weapons, compromise the human
-- Carl Sagan, The Burden Of Skepticism, The Skeptical Inquirer,
Vol. 12, Fall 87