This science article is fabulous as it illuminates how the discipline has changed from enquiries into the big questions to that of money-orientated research. Well written and understandable for us non-scientists it encapsulates our current narrow focus. Thanks Matthew Russell for sharing it.
The following link is profound. The current issue of EdgeScience takes a brilliant look at how the current era in science is more about rushing technology to market to benefit society than the underlying universal truths that must first be studied. The consequences have been strikingly similar to the ‘Housing Bubble’ and may not have fully burst yet.
Please take a look: