Albert Einstein: Western science

“Development of Western science is based on two great achievements: the invention of the formal logical system (in Euclidean geometry) by the Greek philosophers, and the discovery of the possibility to find out causal relationships by systematic experiment (during the Renaissance)”

—- Albert Einstein.

Valson Thampu: College admissions

“It is absolutely certain an Albert Einstein or a Max Planck would not make the grade today for college admissions.”
~Valson Thampu.

The inaugural award: Max Planck (left) present...

The inaugural award: Max Planck (left) presents Albert Einstein (right) with the Max Planck medal of the German Physical Society, 28 June 1929, in Berlin, Germany. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Albert Einstein: Greater peril

English: German-born theoretical physicist Alb...

English: German-born theoretical physicist Albert Einstein. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it. –Albert Einstein, physicist, Nobel laureate (1879-1955).