I often wonder: Einsteinian physics is taught in school and no one gives a hoot. But teach evolution and everyone gets out of church early to go protest. Poor Darwin- his ideas catch all the flak and Einstien gets glorified, even for his wacky hair-do.
To see what I mean, check this out:
Learning that life has a shared ancestry is apparently more blasphemous than determining the structure of the universe after the Big Bang ~15 billion years ago. Anyway, any article that refers to mathematics as elegant is sure to twist your brain into a string-theory string- enjoy!