Towards the Lean Economy

The Appeasers: David Attenborough and the BBC

I don’t watch nature and wildlife programmes. I must be one of the few people in the country who didn’t watch a single episode of the Blue Planet series and I didn’t regret it for…

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BORN IN THE FIFTIES, GREW UP IN THE SIXTIES, DESPERATE TO GET THINGS RIGHT

As I’m now seriously old – about as old as some of my friends from school – I have just been reflecting on things from the 60s and 70s – that is 1960s and 1970s…

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I read the news today (28/12/16)……..

Surprise, surprise, GM industry hacks pack the key biotech panel of the US National Academies of Science; a real surprise is that a leading organic guy has been elected to be deputy chair of the…

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I read the news today (26/12/16)……….

And found that gene editing could rob the world of creative genius; that the UK government is ignoring warnings that due to climate change serious flooding will become an annual event; meanwhile floods have been…

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