Hi everyone, Obviously the media is reaching saturation point on this issue and I’ve been looking for a rational conversation about the realities of what is going on. Luckily, Sam Harris has released two podcasts in which he talks to leading medical professionals about the current situation, risk management and the future. https://youtu.be/xwE0ldRtwGA https://youtu.be/kj9xR6H8T-0 I […]Read more "Coronavirus information"
Hi everyone, This is a little outside what I usually put here but I thought it was important enough to warrant a post of its own. I listened to this very interesting and scary discussion this morning about the pharmaceutical companies and their attitude to infectious disease prevention. I listen to Sam Harris’ Making Sense […]Read more "Superbugs – some sobering thoughts"
This is the second time I’ve devoted a post to a podcast from Sam Harris. I got back on my bike to work last week and that gave me a chance to dig through the backlog of things recorded on my phone. One thing I heard has stuck with me for quite some time and I […]Read more "The Vulnerable World – Raindrops in a Cloud"
I heard this yesterday and, even though it’s not the usual thing I post on, I thought this was important and wanted to share it. This is a very worthwhile discussion about Climate Change between Sam Harris and Joseph Romm. Everything from the basic science to projections for best and worst case scenarios. It […]Read more "Climate Change"