Tagged: New Scientist

Suppressing superflu recipe: nanny state or drawing a sensible line in the sand? - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Nov 29, 2011

Reading New Scientist gives me my weekly reality check regarding how little I know about anything. This week I found out about a committee in the USA called the National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity which is charged with providing advise and guidance on the potential of research to be misused to pose a biological threat to public health … Read More

Waking up to morality - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Oct 27, 2010

I have come to the conclusion that a lot of what is said and written about morality is rubbish. So I am pleased to see that, at last, science is opening up to the idea that it can investigate this … Continue reading → … Read More

Art and science – a good pairing? - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft May 14, 2010

Would the metaphorical offspring of art and science be better than their parents, mediocre, or oxygen thieves? The very beautiful Seed Cathedral* This is the basis the discussion currently being held on the New Scientists website (yay, you guys are awesome).  They’ve written not only an editorial on the subject, but assembled the viewpoints … Read More