S&T: May 2020 – Capture scientific black swans: research ecosystems need intellectual and structural diversity

This was co-written with a brilliant theoretical physicist, with input from various others. The scientific community should turn black swans white and make discoveries that are unimaginable today: it is currently failing to do either Reality surprises us by revealing ‘black swans’ –namely, ideas once near unthinkable turn out to be true. This reinforces how … Continue reading S&T: May 2020 – Capture scientific black swans: research ecosystems need intellectual and structural diversity