The Edge Annual Question 2006

What is Your Dangerous Idea? “The history of science is replete with discoveries that were considered socially, morally, or emotionally dangerous in their time; the Copernican and Darwinian revolutions are the most obvious. What is your dangerous idea? An idea you think about (not necessarily one you originated) that is dangerous not because it is assumed to be false, but because it might be true?&rdquo — John Brockman

Related: As previously noted here, The Edge‘s 2005 question “What do you believe is true even though you cannot prove it?” is now a book.