"I think scientists sometimes can get too clever for themselves"
Perhaps but that has nothing to do with this article. Dr. Lanza is a scientist but what he is doing here is not science. Its more like poetry if you want to be generous or gibberish if not.
"If I stare at an atomic bomb that is set to go off, it's going to explode. I don't think I'm smart enough to understand those two analogies. "
Those aren't analogies.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost