25 February 2009

‘We have an extremely selfish population’

Ben Pile talks to a member of the UK Climate Change Committee — and to one of its staunchest critics.

24 September 2008

Going over the top in the ‘climate war’

A recent BBC series showed how dubious scientific conclusions are weapons in the politicised debate over global warming.

10 September 2008

Environmentalism or death: that's the choice?

It’s fitting that the scaremonger Caroline Lucas has been elected first leader of the doom-obsessed Green Party.

15 May 2007

The Royal Society’s ‘motto-morphosis’

It is an ominous sign that the prestigious scientific institution has changed its motto from 'on the word of no one' to 'respect the facts'.

13 October 2006

Debunking the debunkers

There should be more to scepticism than angry rants about stupid religious people or New Age mysticism.