Because Science with a capital S doesn’t happen without individual scientists:
I want to be a successful scientist, but if I can’t afford the required education I’ll have to settle for less. I’m having a very hard time finding even a part-time job. And I have it 1000x better than most people. I feel like I have no right to complain.
WE ARE THE 99%
Did I mention something about the cost of college? Why, yes, I did. Could be relevant.
Update: I forgot this.