Government research going AWOL #MissingEvidence

It's worth noting this new report by Sense About Science published today. Entitled 'Missing Evidence: an inquiry into the delayed publication of government commissioned research,' it uncovers a quite staggering degree of ignorance within many Government departments about the policy research they have or have not commissioned, its status and publication. Over £2 billion worth!  … Continue reading Government research going AWOL #MissingEvidence

(Science) Bloggers of the world unite

It has been a long week! But my spirit was much raised by the person who approached me this afternoon after my speech at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine Annual Symposium.  They said they liked my 'science' blog.  But on reflection I should have corrected them.  For I am no scientist and I do not … Continue reading (Science) Bloggers of the world unite