Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Agreed. Why can't satisfying human curiosity be an end of its own? Furthering our understanding of "how things work" sounds plenty useful to me.

"The basis of optimism is sheer terror" - Oscar Wilde
by NordicStorm (m<-at->sturmbaum.net) on Thu Feb 21st, 2008 at 07:19:00 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Others have rated this comment as follows:


Occasional Series