Wednesday, 27 June 2012

' The manufactory, the laboratory, and the study of the natural philosopher, are in close practical conjunction.  Without the aid of science, the arts would be contemptible; without practical application, science would consist only of barren theories, which men would have no motive to pursue.'

Edward Baines, History of the Cotton Manufacture in Great Britain 1835

We have know this for a while haven't we - Kay