Why a Startup is Like a Science Experiment

pasteurs_experimentThere are many similarities between a startup and a science experiment.  A science experiment starts with a hypothesis - or a theory of how the world works. The experiment is designed to test that hypothesis.   The hypothesis is based on certain as

A Tale of Two Discoveries, E.T., the Drake Equation & the Fermi Paradox

A supergiant elliptical galaxy Two recent discoveries this week have overturned some of science's most basic assumptions about life on earth  and   the probability of  extra-terrestrial life elsewhere in the universe. The first one was announced by NASA in a news confere