Over at Free Genes, Jason Kelly has a nice reminder for those of us who tend to be disheartened by slow rates of progress in our chosen field, be it Open Science or, in Jason’s case, synthetic biology. I liked it so much I’m stealing it. This:
is a transistor, circa 1948. Now you can buy the equivalent of many millions of these for pocket change, in a device that will fit on your keychain.
heh, glad you like the photo – it is quite inspiring in its own nerdy way.