License to Wonder

“One of my favorite things to do is to take a set of facts and use them to imagine how the world might work. In writing about some of these ideas, my aim is not to be correct — how can I be, when the answer isn’t known? — but to be thought-provoking, to ask questions, to make people wonder. ” Olivia Judson on the influence of science and biology on modern life – NY Time online opinions

…Among the most famous stories – of not wondering – is  that of Rosalind Franklin and her non-discovery of the structure of DNA.

What part does wondering take in your life?

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