September 25, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

agnostic scientist

2 min read

I confess.I am a scientist and I am not an atheist. Uh oh! Am I asking to be burned at the stake….er, over the lab Bunsen burner? Why is there such a persistent myth that scientists must be atheists? Or is it that good scientists must be atheists? And by good, I don’t mean top performers with stellar careers. Rather, I mean, well-behaved scientists. Someone once told me that trying to get a group of scientists to all do one thing is like herding …Read More