So, here it is, finally, the LIGO blog. If you haven’t read my other blogs or ever read the news, then just for you LIGO stands for Laser Interferometry Gravity-wave Observatory, which I think is a little cheeky. I think that because when you think of an observatory, you think of a big telescope with … More The LIGO post
From the way the news is being reported, in the click-baiting headlines at least, you’d think that we’d all be switching to clean cheap nuclear energy in a matter of days. This is, of course, not the case.
So what has happened? … More Nuclear Con-fusion
The UK has given a green light to gene editing in human embryos, and Science Burrito is unashamedly showing its support across social media. This editorial will soon be associated with a number of blog posts to explain exactly what all this means and how it works, but for now, I wanted to spend a … More The Genetic Advantage