But as long as men are not trained to withhold judgment in the absence of evidence, they will be led astray by cocksure prophets, and it is likely that their leaders will be either ignorant fanatics or dishonest charlatans.

                                                                                B. Russell, Philosophy for Laymen, Unpopular Essays (1950)

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My research is funded by a Research Establishment Grant by Victoria University of Wellington, and a Marsden Fund Fast-Start Grant from the Royal Society of New Zealand.