Freeman Dyson – The world of science and…

The world of science and the world of literature have much in common. Each is…


“The world of science and the world of literature have much in common. Each is an international club, helping to tie mankind together across barriers of nationality, race and language. I have been doubly lucky, being accepted as a member of both.”
-Freeman Dyson

Freeman Dyson – The question that will decide…

The question that will decide our destiny is not whether we shall expand into space…


“The question that will decide our destiny is not whether we shall expand into space. It is: shall we be one species or a million? A million species will not exhaust the ecological niches that are awaiting the arrival of intelligence.”
-Freeman Dyson

Freeman Dyson – What the world needs is…

What the world needs is a small, compact, flexible fusion technology that could make electricity…


“What the world needs is a small, compact, flexible fusion technology that could make electricity where and when it is needed. The existing fusion program is leading to a huge source of centralized power, at a price that nobody except a government can afford.”
-Freeman Dyson

Freeman Dyson – We have no reason to…

We have no reason to think that climate change is harmful if you look at…


“We have no reason to think that climate change is harmful if you look at the world as a whole. Most places, in fact, are better off being warmer than being colder. And historically, the really bad times for the environment and for people have been the cold periods rather than the warm periods.”
-Freeman Dyson