Books
15 May 2008
A couple of years ago Britain's leading HIV specialist Professor Brian Gazzard wrote an editorial in the Lancet, titled...
Politics
03 July 2000
Provocative ideas in science are not common, but when they come along it is a fair bet that established, "self-evident...
Politics
07 February 2000
It had, as for so many others, been a truly dreadful day. Retiring to bed, the same thought kept recurring: "How could...
Politics
13 December 1999
By all accounts, 1 December was a momentous day in the history of science, with the publication in the journal Nature...
Politics
22 November 1999
Greenpeace is basking in the glow of a spectacular - and well-deserved - triumph. No one, until a few years ago, had...
Politics
01 November 1999
Over the past decade, the pharmaceutical industry has worked wonders with its image. In the aftermath of the Opren...
Politics
14 June 1999
Everyone needs a lucky break, and mine came one Saturday afternoon in 1986 in Fleet Street's famous watering hole, El...
Politics
26 February 1999
On Wednesdays, David "Two Brains" Willetts hosts lunch at the Tory think-tank, the Centre for Policy Studies (CPS)....