Joined: Oct. 2009
ike, in terms of available education for everyone, I think the US wins hands down. On the other hand, I think more US students don't appreciate the opportunity and waste it.
I once had a great discussion of how phosphors on TV screens worked (before most TVs were LCD and plasma) and after this detailed discussion, one of my students answered the end of the day pop quiz with "ghosts cause TVs to sometimes glow at night".
Ignored by those who can't provide evidence for their claims.