Erwin Chargaff Quote

In most sciences the question Why? is forbidden and the answer is actually to the question, How? Science is much better in explaining than in understanding, but it likes to mistake one for the other.


Voices in the Labyrinth, Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, Volume 18, Spring 1975 (p. 322)

Picture Quote 1

In most sciences the question Why? is forbidden and the answer is actually to the question, How? Science is much better in explaining than in...

Picture Quote 2

In most sciences the question Why? is forbidden and the answer is actually to the question, How? Science is much better in explaining than in...

Picture Quote 3

In most sciences the question Why? is forbidden and the answer is actually to the question, How? Science is much better in explaining than in...

Picture Quote 4

In most sciences the question Why? is forbidden and the answer is actually to the question, How? Science is much better in explaining than in...