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Scientists Quotes

In these two cases I would say scientists were overzealous, too quick to push ahead. Scientists feel the pressure of our society like everyone else. Their decisions are clouded by visions of fame and dollars.
Adil Shamoo
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Ahmed Chalabi
I don't think that they have many of the scientists who were involved in the weapons program to talk to at this time, and there were thousands of people, engineers and scientists, they know where the weapons are.
Ahmed Chalabi
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Alan Stern
It's a scientific wonderland for atmospheric scientists. [Pluto's] atmosphere is escaping like a comet, but on a planetary scale. Its surface, which is only 40 degrees above absolute zero, is covered in exotic ices.
Alan Stern
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The scientists, the admin and the public activities have become mixed up. And things like modern disabled access tend to be difficult for us.
Alan Winter
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Next week Reagan will probably announce that American scientists have discovered that the entire U.S. agricultural surplus can be compacted into a giant tomato one thousand miles across, which will be suspended above the Kremlin from a cluster of U.S. satellites flying in geosynchronous orbit. At the first sign of trouble the satellites will drop the tomato on the Kremlin, drowning the fractious Muscovites in ketchup.
Alexander Cockburn
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Biologists are split on this point. A lot of scientists regard natural selection as one of the means through which God accomplishes his ends in the world.
Glenn Branch
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We've had more success than they (scientists in Australia and New Zealand) have. Everyone has been trying different methods. We just got lucky.
John Wallace
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[The finding that Spanish flu came straight from birds has raised concerns among scientists. Previously, a pandemic was only thought likely if an avian strain merged with a human flu virus.] For me, it raises even more concern than I already had about the pending potential of a flu pandemic, ... It looks as though an avian strain evolved in 1918 and that led to the deadly outbreak, in much the same way as we're now seeing the Asian avian flu strains evolve.
Ronald Atlas
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The overall available crop of scientists and students is not what it used to be. We are aware we need a continuing stream of science and engineering expertise.
Scott Burnell
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This is an exciting project that trains pre-doctoral students for America's long-term need for top-notch scientists capable of translating research results into new technologies and new businesses.
John Williamson
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I'm no politician, and maybe that's a bad thing. Maybe more scientists should become involved politically.
Scott Ishman
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Frank Zappa
Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say that there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.
Frank Zappa
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We're weeding through the options that are available to select the several best to get the scientists in the industry working on these problems.
George Douglas
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There is not much that even the most socially responsible scientists can do as individuals, or even as a group, about the social consequences of their activities.
J. Hobsbawm
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Intel is committed to encouraging and showcasing America's brightest young scientists, Becoming an Intel STS semifinalist shows the world that this teen has exceptional promise and has the potential to become one of tomorrow's great scientists.
Brenda Musilli
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Facts are the air of scientists. Without them you can never fly.
Dr. Pauling
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David Ogilvy
It has taken more than a hundred scientists two years to find out how to make the product in question; I have been given thirty days to create its personality and plan its launching. If I do my job well, I shall contribute as much as the hundred scientists to the success of this product.
David Ogilvy
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Were we to go with 60 percent at NIH reviews, many of us scientists would be very uncomfortable with the quality.
David Baltimore
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Ultimately, it will take sample return of any putative 'fossils' to convince the scientists of the world. But we can tell a lot in situ [on-the-spot] before such a time,
James Garvin
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There's a real dearth of trained engineers and scientists from Pakistan,
Brian Tucker
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The Mountain Lion Foundation is putting all game agencies on notice, ... International scientists responsible for monitoring the state of the world's species have declared the mountain lion is actively threatened due to high levels of hunting pressure.
Lynn Sadler
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Everybody thinks scientists are cold and rational. The truth is that nothing could be more passionate than the search for scientific discoveries that break down barriers and change paradigms of thinking. Working with these artists was such an amazing experience that opened us up in ways we could never guess. We found that we had so much in common.
Michael Hayden
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I don't think we would be. I think it'd be scientists and farmers and such.
Nicolas Cage
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It is obvious that we are short of scientists. With what we have, it may not be possible for us to compete (in terms of) innovation,
Mahathir Mohamad
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A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.
Marie Curie
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There are huge holes in it, unfortunately. But I'm astonished at how successful scientists have been in putting things together.
Mario Roberty
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Now if you launch with conventional propulsion, most of the scientists would be retired or dead
Les Johnson
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This is a state-federal quarantine. The USDA wants to hear what the scientists have to say.... We need to get with our partners to see if that falls in line with what they think.
Liz Compton
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There are quotes from their own scientists who think it's kind of risky. We think it's more of a political decision than a scientific decision.
Jeff Curtis
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We want to make sure that our scientists can speak freely. We cannot afford to have these scientists gagged.
Jenny Macklin
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