Friday, May 25, 2012

A way of operating …

… The Art of Scientific Investigation (1957), Part I: The Role of Openness and Serendipity in Creativity and Discovery | Brain Pickings. (Hat tip, Dave Lull.)

"Successful scientists have often been people with wide interests. Their originality may have derived from their diverse knowledge … Originality often consists in linking up ideas whose connection was not previously suspected."

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