Daily Archives: November 1, 2011

  • Don’t Trust Me, Trust Us

    Don’t trust me, I’m just a scientist. Other scientists know not to trust me. In fact, they’ve been trained not to trust me, and there are very good reasons not to trust me: I’m human; I’ve made mistakes; I’ve been wrong; I’ve even misunderestimated things. But our lack of trust is our strength. When I mess up, I hear about it. When I’m wrong, I’m