""Conjectures are utterly absurd if it has no chance of being true.???? How untrue.
There is nothing wrong in flashes.
Its the no chance flashes, which gave us knowledge of electricity, gravity, wheel, naming of Amerigo by Columbus and every thing else.
Behind every idea, there is a flash. Be it a new nut bolt, 747 or ISS Mir, A German Rocket5, a poem, Mona Liza or a Goethe .