” What shocks me is people who have no expertise championing a view that runs counter to the mainstream scientific consensus. “


” When I was finishing my PhD, I could just see people who were a bit quicker and brighter and smarter than me and I thought, ‘well they are the people who are going to make the great discoveries.’ “


” People back down because the libel system is so utterly hostile to journalists, bloggers, scientists. The smart thing is not to fight. “


” Nobody wants to get rid of the libel laws, but we want them to be fairer. If we drove down the costs you might end up with more people suing. The only people who can afford it now are the rich and the giant corporations. “



All 4 Simon Singh Quotes about People in picture


What shocks me is people who have no expertise championing a view that runs counter to the mainstream scientific consensus.
When I was finishing my PhD, I could just see people who were a bit quicker and brighter and smarter than me and I thought,


People back down because the libel system is so utterly hostile to journalists, bloggers, scientists. The smart thing is not to fight.
Nobody wants to get rid of the libel laws, but we want them to be fairer. If we drove down the costs you might end up with more people suing. The only people who can afford it now are the rich and the giant corporations.
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