“The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.” Thomas Huxley, Scientist (1825-95).
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
Which organisation do you think tops the Reuters list of
Top 25 Global Innovators, Government - a list that ranks the publicly funded institutions
doing the most to advance science and technology? Based on a methodology that looks at patents, papers and article
citations and impact, the accolade goes to France’s Alternative Energies and Atomic
Energy Commission. On a country basis, the United States leads the list with
six organizations ranked, France and Japan each have four, and Germany has