December 9th, 2016


(no subject)

It is this spirit of investigation which is responsible for all human progress, not only in engineering, but in all other fields of thought. We were often told in our youth (by adults who didn't wish to go to the trouble of answering our innumerable questions) that "Curiosity killed the Cat" — but I feel sure that every one of its nine lives must have been well spent! (By the way, I have always wanted to know what cat ?—and how it was killed, and why ?— and more important still, what it was trying to find out ?)