posts sorted by: Philosophy

Nature as our teacher!

High hopes for holism

Reductionism and holism in the life sciences

Saving the American chestnut tree by genetic modification

Compromise, often a solution rather than a liability

Sustainability and moralism, keep them apart

Scientific fantasy gone wild

Brexit was not about the EU

GMO debate, nuclear power, and the concept of absolute evil

Ecomodernism, a great idea and a big disappointment

Synthetic biology: health, fashion and ethics

Iain McGilchrist: neurological battle between sustainability and efficiency

Technology, no longer a threat

Human error, a category that raises more questions than it answers

My lifelong disappointment with academia