Richard Feynman – The World from another point of view.

Shown when TV companies assumed that those watching, had more than
two brain cells.

You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you’re finished, you’ll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird

This video shows exactly why Richard Feynman was held in such great esteem for his ability to convey complex ideas in an easily understood manner.



Always question certainty.

I have spent time during this isolation period, reading the CALTECH  Feynman lectures.

He had an ability to make the most complicated subject understandable. Although he is famous for saying “if you think you understand it, you don’t!”.

‘We absolutely must leave room for doubt or there is no progress and no learning. There is no learning without having to pose a question. And a question requires doubt. People search for certainty. But there is no certainty’ . Richard P. Feynman.

Makes a change from all the doom & gloom found in the media at the moment.