Daily Archives: March 5, 2010

The incestuous subversion of the peer-review process

I awoke this morning, March 5th, to a sharp frost, after one of the coldest winters I can remember.  And I awoke to the news that the Met Office has announced a new body of research, based on 101 scientific … Continue reading

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The thin end of a very nasty wedge

Brussels has announced plans for an EU-wide petrol/carbon tax.  There is now apparently an EU Commissioner for taxation, Mr. Algerdas Semeta (no, I hadn’t heard of him either).  He knows that a similar proposal five years ago was abandoned without … Continue reading

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