On dipity I created a timeline for BioInformatics, focussing on the major intellectual, algorithmic and technological breakthroughs. The dipity system is cool and quite self-explanatory – you can link texts, photos and even videos for an event. I have added some key discoveries mainly from “pre-historic times” (before the advent of internet and high-throughput sequencing), but would be happy for any suggestions and contributions. The timeline is open for edits, I guess a (free) registration might be necessary, though. At the moment it’s a “draft” and I’ll add, fill gaps & edit as I go along – Have fun!
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If you don’t like it…
Saying that you don't understand it
meaning "I don't believe it -
it's too crazy!
- it's the kind of thing ...
I just ...
I'm not going to accept it!"
The other person
well this kind -
I hope you come along with me,
... you have to accept it.
Because it's the way nature works!
If you wanna know
the way nature works
we looked at it, carefully:
that's the way it looks!
You don't like it?
GO SOMEWHERE ELSE!
To another universe -
where the rules are simpler -
philosophically more pleasing -
more psychologically easy -
I can't help it, OK?!
If I am going to tell you honestly
what the world looks like
to human beings who struggled
as hard as they can
to understand it :
I can only tell you what it looks like,
and I cannot make it any simpler ...
I am not gonna do this.
I am not gonna simplify it.
I am not gonna fake it.
I am not gonna tell you
it looks something like
a ball bearing on a spring -
So I am gonna tell you
what it really is like
and if you don't like it
THAT'S TOO BAD!
Richard P. Feynman,
QED Lecture@University of Auckland