Home Forums Speakers Corner The Science Museum, Space Junk. Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post The Science Museum, Space Junk. bumpkin 18:53 14 Feb 2017 Locked If you have watched or read the news, have we nothing better to waste money on. Old Deuteronomy 19:56 14 Feb 2017 This is all about inspiring young people to go for a career in engineering. This country needs more engineers. Old Deuteronomy 19:57 14 Feb 2017 That should read: to go for a career in engineering or science. This country needs more engineers and scientists. wee eddie 21:11 14 Feb 2017 Interesting: They are playing the made up sounds on something similar to an Edison wax cylinder! Forum Editor 02:10 15 Feb 2017 The Science Museum is a national asset. It is well managed and a source of inspiration for children who might have an aptitude for science. Money spent in this way is certainly not wasted - that's a very short-sighted attitude. bumpkin 13:15 15 Feb 2017 I am all in favour of inspiring young people. If that is an example of what science can achieve it may hopefully inspire the to become doctors (of Medicine) which we are also short of. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.