The State of the US Science and Space-Research Programs

The editorial "Scientific Partnership," July 27, is scientifically unsound. Scientific experiments still require verification and corroboration. The super collider is no new exception to the rule of the scientific process. Raymond Kenneth Petry, Honolulu

Letters are welcome. Only a selection can be published, subject to condensation, and none acknowledged. Please address them to "Readers Write," One Norway St., Boston, MA 02115.

We want to hear, did we miss an angle we should have covered? Should we come back to this topic? Or just give us a rating for this story. We want to hear from you.