But the scientist has to mature like everyone else. He has to do more than createâ€”he has to help bring up what he createsâ€”rear itâ€”like a childâ€”and not run away from it. He has to see that it grows up to be a good citizen and not a criminal. Thatâ€™s his goal, thatâ€™s the knowledge weâ€™re after in the endâ€”to link what IS with what SHOULD BE.
Dr. Ted Bigelow from â€śThe Curse of 589â€ť broadcast in March 1997 on NPR