Pioneering scientist Erwin Chargaff, one of the most underappreciated geniuses of the 20th century, on the power of being a misfit and what makes a great teacher: https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/07/27/erwin-chargaff-heraclitean-fire-misfit/

Pioneering scientist Erwin Chargaff, one of the most underappreciated geniuses of the 20th century, on the power of being a misfit and what makes a great teacher: https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/07/27/erwin-chargaff-heraclitean-fire-misfit/

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"Lift up your eyes on high, And see who has created these things, Who brings out their host by number; He calls them all by name, By the greatness of His might And the strength of His power; Not one is missing." Isaiah 40:26

"Lift up your eyes on high, And see who has created these things, Who brings out their host by number; He calls them all by name, By the greatness of His might And the strength of His power; Not one is missing." Isaiah 40:26

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Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question 'How?' but it gets terribly confused when you ask the question 'Why?' ~~ Erwin Chargaff

Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question 'How?' but it gets terribly confused when you ask the question 'Why?' ~~ Erwin Chargaff

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Pioneering Biochemist Erwin Chargaff on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Understanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist “If I know what I shall find, I do not want to find it. Uncertainty is the salt of life.”   erwinchargaff

Pioneering Biochemist Erwin Chargaff on the Poetics of Curiosity, the Crucial Difference Between Understanding and Explanation, and What Makes a Scientist “If I know what I shall find, I do not want to find it. Uncertainty is the salt of life.” erwinchargaff

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Erwin Chargaff quotes quotations and aphorisms from OpenQuotes #quotes #quotations #aphorisms #openquotes #citation

Erwin Chargaff quotes quotations and aphorisms from OpenQuotes #quotes #quotations #aphorisms #openquotes #citation

Erwin Chargaff.  An Austrian biologist, Chargaff proposed two principles of genetics that were fittingly named Chargaff’s Rules.  Like Rosalind Franklin, he was excluded from Watson and Crick’s Nobel Prize victory and spent much of the rest of his life bitching about it.

Erwin Chargaff. An Austrian biologist, Chargaff proposed two principles of genetics that were fittingly named Chargaff’s Rules. Like Rosalind Franklin, he was excluded from Watson and Crick’s Nobel Prize victory and spent much of the rest of his life bitching about it.

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Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question "How?" but it gets terribly... | Erwin Chargaff Quotes | Quoteswave

Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question "How?" but it gets terribly... | Erwin Chargaff Quotes | Quoteswave

Pioneering Scientist Erwin Chargaff on the Power of Being an Outsider and What Makes a Great Teacher

Pioneering Scientist Erwin Chargaff on the Power of Being an Outsider and What Makes a Great Teacher

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