‘There is More to Life than the Absence of Disease’

For those familiar with this blog over the last 15 months, you will be aware of my views about the futility of the UK Government’s de facto Zero-Covid policy, and the undermining of liberal democracy and the huge public health burden of Collateral Covid that follows from this ‘risk eradication’ policy. And also familiar with […]

The Manichean Mann. Review of ‘The New Climate War: The Fight to Take Back Our Planet’

Mann, M.E. (2021) The New Climate War: The Fight to Take Back Our Planet. New York: Public Affairs. Michael Mann has been in the climate wars for well over a decade now. As he reminds us frequently in this new book, he has been in the crosshairs of his enemies, has fought off the attack […]

The 2021 Eduard Brückner Prize

The Eduard Brückner Prize has been established for outstanding interdisciplinary achievements in climate research. The award is named after the outstanding geographer Eduard Brückner (1862-1927), who, in addition to researching the ice age climate in the Alps and the...