THANKS ARE DUE TO JOHN SMITH FOR ASSISTANCE WITH THE EXPERIMENT, AND
TO JOE ADAMS FOR VALUABLE ADVICE
John did the work and Joe explained its meaning to me
-- Research definitions
WHILE IT HAS BEEN POSSIBLE TO PROVIDE DEFINITIVE ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS the experiment didn't work but I figured out I could get publicity for it.
-- Research definitio...
HANDLED WITH EXTREME CARE DURING THE EXPERIMENT not dropped on the floor -- Research definitio
It was a worthwhile experiment now abandoned, but not before it provided valuable data and considerable employment.
-- The Concorde excuse...
No amount of experimentation can ever prove me righ
a single experiment can prove me wrong. -- Albert Einstei...
Statistical Analysis: Mysterious, sometimes bizarre
manipulations performed upon the collected data of an experiment in order to obscure the fact that the results have no generalizable meaning for humanity....
Experiment with new ways to visit the toilet. Whatever you're doing now, it's not going to work.
-- Forty-two things to do as preparation for life as a mermaid....
One may be able to quibble about the quality of a single experime
or about the veracity of a given experimenter, but, taking all the supportive experiments together, the weight of evidence is so strong as readily to merit a wise man's reflection....
Murphy's Law prov. The correct, original Murphy's Law read
If there are two or more ways to do something, and one of those ways can result in a catastrophe, then someone will do it....
If I had thought about it, I wouldn't have done the experiment.
The literature was full of examples that said you can't do this....