“In science knowing a lot of stuff doesn’t make you a scientist … knowing a lot of stuff is what helps you get to: Ignorance”
He goes on to say that science is about knowing where in a dark room to look for a black cat.
Worth watching to get an idea of what research should, and is doing.
What does real scientific work look like? As neuroscientist Stuart Firestein jokes: It looks a lot less like the scientific method and a lot more like “farting around … in the dark.”