As Professor Dawkins said in the video, science is under attack.
Even long-dead scientists do not enjoy immunity, as evident from an anonymous poster's comment on this earlier post:
In the same vein, let's not forget the possibility of mad scientists out there who are so obsessed with advancing science that they disregard ethics? Think eugenics, think cloning. Also, without planes, there is no 9/11.
The Wright Brothers may have been 'mad scientists' in a way, but angry doc thinks it's hardly fair to think of them as abetting terrorists.