Maybe it’s the nanobots turning my grey matter into, erm, grey matter, but shouldn’t the shadow industry secretary Stephen O’Brien have said that ‘It is impossible to overestimate the importance — rather than ‘underestimate the importance’ — that science and technology plays in our lives’ in your article Education, investment and incentives?
Dr Glenn Miles
I find it underwhelmingly honest that Stephen O’Brien finds it impossible to underestimate the importance that science and technology plays in our lives.
Specialist Electronics Services
Editor’s Note: Thank you and well spotted to all the readers who pointed out the rather puzzling nature of the Conservative Party’s contribution, which was faithfully reproduced by The Engineer but — presumably — not quite what they meant to say.