quote: To bring radical new technologies into play, a huge scientific project like this radio telescope are necessary
quote: where do you think the Internet came from
quote: And hey, it could always fail, that's what makes it a risk, and also why businesses themselves are loath to try such a big fundamental game changing project like this, unlike science.
quote: Let's be honest here. I've seen stories like this multiple times a year for decades now. Very rarely do we see a direct technological trickle down from it.
quote: Do me a favor, when you find a computer product that has "Made by Science" stamped on it, and not a business, you give me a call.