From The Golden Compass
Scholars still refuse to hand over the last alethiometer and now they've given Asriel all the funds he needs. If he succeeds in proving the existence of these other worlds, it will contradict centuries of teaching. There will always be free thinkers and heretics, unless we deal with the root of the problem. That is why Mrs. Coulter's work is so important.
[to The First High Councilor
What progress has she made?
First High Councilor
The doctors at Bolvanger are close to perfecting the inoculation against the effects of Dust.