How can I express my support and gratitude for Ioannides’ work.
Category Archives: Scientific method
Aaron did damn good job of taking notes–my goodness. When I was in medical school certain individuals were designated to produce the notes becuase they were good–Aaron would get that job.
So EPA approves a herbicide and the greenies get panicky.
There is no danger to the bioshpere created by herbicides applied appropriately. I have applied some herbicides to reduce my problem with cactus. If you poured a herbicide into a stream or pond you might kill some fish.
Insecticides are a differnt thing, since they attack the autonomic systems of bugs and those side effects impact humans, whose nervous systems depend on the same chemical interactions.
Charles Battig is not only a physician anesthesiologist, he is an engineer and worked in aerospace medicine.
Here he talks about carbon dioxide because anesthesiologists know all about it.
This is a fertile ground for enviro manipulation.
A review by John Gray of Richard Dawkins’ autobiography An Appetite for Wonder: The Makings of a Scientist (Ecco Press) reveals an incurably arrogant man, certainly a serial violator of the Richard Feynman rule of how to be a good scientist–be your own most severe critic.