tcd004 writes: If the American public doesn't come to grips with simple scientific concepts, like: 'What is a nanometer?' "it could cost the American economy, because what the public doesn't understand, it might no longer support, while other countries invest in the next phase of technology" says George Whitesides of Harvard's Whitesides Research Group.
"The Avis WIZARD decides if you get to drive a car. Your head won't touch the
pillow of a Sheraton unless their computer says it's okay."
-- Arthur Miller