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Nobel Prize winner, President of the Royal Society and generally Good Bloke, Sir Paul Nurse was on the BBC Horizon programme Science under Attack, broadcast last night . . . if you didn’t see it, then do please go to iPlayer within the next 27 days.
It’s a brilliant polemic about why science is important, and why we need informed debate about the challenges facing humanity — climate change, feeding 9 billion people, treating or preventing serious illness — debate informed by evidence, not by hunch, by intuition or by belief, however weird, wonderful or beguiling.
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