Science and the scientific method

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The Politics of ‘Follow the Science’

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 23/06/2021 - 2:18pm in

How the ralllying cry of "Follow the science" is looking more and more like sloganeernig as opposed to best practice.

The Pandemic Is Us (But Now Mostly Them)

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 21/06/2021 - 6:30pm in

The pandemic is largely to be over in the Global North, at least among the vaccinated...or so it seems.

Little-Known Illnesses Turning Up in Covid Long-Haulers

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 02/06/2021 - 11:55pm in

Yet more types of long Covid damage, this one particularly debilitating.

Beavers, the Landscape, Carbon, Methane, and Climate Change

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 24/05/2021 - 6:25am in

Beavers engineer the landscape to create carbon sinks and methane sources. What to do?

An Indictment of US Covid Policy

How US Covid policy is producing far more deaths and disability here and around the world than necessary.

Biden Administration/CDC “Mission Accomplished” Mask Reversal: Hubris? Incompetence? Toadying to Business?

Why the policy-making part of the CDC should be burned to the ground: it's highly politicized yet not very good at politics.

Resignation in Protest, Frontiers in Pharmacology Topic Editors, “Treating COVID-19 With Currently Available Drugs”

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 11/05/2021 - 5:40pm in

Top scholars charge the online publication Frontiers in Pharmacology with gross editorial misconduct in spiking articles on Covid treatments.

WHO, CDC Throw in the Towel on Covid Aerosol Transmission, Biden Administration Seems Oblivious

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 11/05/2021 - 8:55am in

Tired: Droplets, fomites. Wired: Aerosols. Let us go forth and mitigate!

The CDC’s VAERS and Vaccine Complications: The System is Broken

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 19/04/2021 - 8:54pm in

The CDC has been visibly remiss in gathering and updating Covid data in VAERS, and that typifies its pandemic mismanagement.

A Covid Tragedy: “Wholesale Discrediting of Our Health Science Institutions”

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 31/03/2021 - 9:50pm in

How science, or perhaps more accurately, "Trust the science," is dangerously being treated as just another political chip.

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