I’ve just finished reading Edwin Danson’s book Weighing the World — The Quest to Measure the Earth. Continue reading “Book review: Weighing the World”
Just to clarify things, this is a book about exposing bad science, not that Dr Goldacre is a bad scientist. And as there is only one of him, it would be difficult to construct a suitable double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial to find out whether he is… anyway, I digress. I’ve just finished reading the aforementioned book, and can highly recommend it. Continue reading “Bad Science by Ben Goldacre”
watched the fourth episode of the current series of Horizon last night on iPlayer — Is Seeing Believing? — the first one of this series I have seen.
Horizon does seem to have improved back to it’s previous high standard, and was not dumbed down for TV as it was a couple of seasons ago. However, I still think the old credits were better, with the ————HorizOn———— graphic. Continue reading “Is Seeing Believing – BBC Horizon”