For many years, I have been working in forefront research as mechanical engineer, developing world first products. In the early seventies, I was member of a team, designing and building the world’s first mobile computer. A computer not confined to the space of a room or a building. Its CPU as big as a washing machine, that small!
In this paper I compare what is going on on our planet Earth with laboratory practices. You may find yourself getting surprised about how close it is. Curious?