More From John Boyd Orr
- "Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge."
- "Science has produced such powerful weapons that in a war between great powers there would be neither victor nor vanquished. Both would be overwhelmed in destruction."
- "Our civilization is now in the transition stage between the age of warring empires and a new age of world unity and peace."
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- "I used to think information was destroyed in black hole. This was my biggest blunder, or at least my biggest blunder in science."― Stephen Hawking
- "Heisenberg, Max Plank and Einstein, they all agreed that science could not solve the mystery of the universe."― Harry Dean Stanton
- "But basically what I like are the possibilities, and the fantasy element of the show. Not science fantasy so much, but fantasy, the humanistic elements and how people relate when they’re in a dire situation or comedic situation."― Fisher Stevens