293: A Little Bit of Knowledge

293: A Little Bit of Knowledge

Jul 22, 2005
Stories about the pitfalls of knowing just a little bit too little.
  • Bob Berenz had a good job as an electrician. But he wanted to do something bigger. He came up with an idea for an invention. But as he studied physics texts to see if his invention could work, he happened upon the biggest idea of his life: A revelation about physics that would disprove Einstein, and Newton. That is, if Bob's right. Bob's friend, Robert Andrew Powell, reports the story. He's a sports writer and the author of We Own This Game, about youth football. (16 minutes) Jobs/EmploymentScience

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Robert Stadler installation in St. Paul church, Paris. Image by Dominik.

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