From: derek gatherer (email@example.com)
Date: Wed 30 Oct 2002 - 15:01:37 GMT
However, he [Dawkins] has in 2001 accepted a $100,000
Kistler prize basically for having coined the word
meme and written a handful of non-technical articles
Oh come on Aaron, reality gap alert, please!!
What the Kistler prize is really for:
"Given by the Foundation For the Future, the Prize recognizes international scholarship in the field of genetics. It is awarded for original, substantive, and innovative contributions to the understanding of the relationship between genetics and human behavior, including intelligence. These contributions are of a scientific nature, employing scientific methods to establish the connections between genetics and human behavior." from http://www.futurefoundation.org
Dawkins deserves that prize, doesn't he?
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