The Monday Morning Quote #202

“Ideas without precedent are generally looked upon with disfavour and men are shocked if their conceptions of an orderly world are challenged.”

245px-J_Harlen_BretzJ Harlen Bretz 1928

From The Cockroach Catcher blog retelling of the story of Heliobacter well worth a read on how Marshall & Warren eventually gained acknowledgement for their research and ultimately were rewarded with a Nobel Prize.

Blog entry here

Nobel Press Release here

Barry Marshall’s story here

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