Work Begins

Inventor Thomas A. Edison lately said in effect: "Society needs no more inventions for a while. It has not caught up with Science as things stand now." But Inventor Edison quickly denied that, such being the case, he would stop work (TIME, Feb. 22). And last week the National Academy of Sciences announced that no one is going to stop work, that work is just going to begin. With the help of Secretary of Commerce Hoover it is going to establish a fund of 20 millions to...

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