Tag Archives: dr matt ridley

pseudoscience scaremongers undone …

[…] Dose for dose, glyphosate is half as toxic as vinegar, and one tenth as carcinogenic as caffeine. Not that coffee’s dangerous — but the chemicals in it, like those in virtually any vegetable, are dangerous in lab tests at … Continue reading

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spending 100 for a return of 3 … killing 200,000 a year

[…] subsidising windmills, wood-burners, anaerobic digesters, electric vehicles and all the rest — is due to cost us £1.8 trillion over the course of this century. In exchange for that Brobdingnagian sum, we hope to lower the air temperature by … Continue reading

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three monkeys and global warming …

The group-thinking offendatrons are out pushing their failed agenda, especially on the social media pages, despite pointing out the facts that science tells us, that anthropological global warming hasn’t happened, despite record increases in CO2. It doesn’t matter how much the … Continue reading

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the gas that greens the planet … Dr Matt Ridley

Some more of that CO2 please. The greening of the earth continues due to the extra CO2 pouring out of Indian and Chinese power stations. Dr Matt Ridley, in this video posted by Geoff Brown, sets out the case: Matt … Continue reading

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fighting science fraud, censorship, and the activist Green lobby …

The activism resulting from ‘suspect’ Science, mainly by the Green lobby, is rapidly becoming undone. Recently 60 papers were retracted after the discovery of a fraudulent peer review process. Now here we have the GM truth, from Dr Matt Ridley, endorsing … Continue reading

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media pensions under threat … censuring needed to protect their investments

The BBC makes a fool of itself. Are they just trying to protect their Superannuation investment in a failed ‘Green Energy’?: Matt Ridley on the ecocorporation Jul 7, 2014 BBC Greens Matt Ridley takes a look at the BBC’s recent surrender … Continue reading

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the rational optimist … today

I agree with the sentiments expressed here by Dr Matt Ridley, the ‘Rational Optimist’: MATT RIDLEY: Well, I personally think that we are seeing benefits from climate change. Sorry – that’s not my personal view, that’s what the data says. … Continue reading

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Dr Ridley, “freedom and optimism, triumphant humanity” …

Essential watching for those interested in Science, Environmentalism and Humanity, this magnificent 36-minute oration by Matt Ridley at the IPA’s 2013 C.D. Kemp Lecture last night. Ably assisted by warm-up speaker, Bjorn Lomborg: Bjørn Lomborg: The world is getting better … Continue reading

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