Monday, December 3, 2007

On Proposal Season

"I’m telling you, if a giant asteroid were going to hit the earth in a week, the first question academics would ask would be how to beat out competing proposals for the $50-million “Deflection of Space-Based Objects” initiative at NSF."

From Scott Aaronson, via Angry Physics.

1 comment:

Capn Dyke said...

Mmmm, thank ye so much for the add, Me Dear. Th' Cap'n loves Heavenly Bodies...