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The lab-leak hypothesis seems likely to be true, or: Why a technocracy is a nightmare

I have written about the lab-leak hypothesis regarding the origin on SARS-CoV-2; first I dismissed it, then … I didn’t entirely. Now, it looks likely to be true. The materials show that the 2014 and 2019 NIH grants to EcoHealth … Continue reading

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And a few things more regarding the climate report

Yes, I should probably have made these points yesterday. Sorry, busy schedule. Today’s IPCC Working Group 1 report is a code red for humanity. The alarm bells are deafening, and the evidence is irrefutable: greenhouse‑gas emissions from fossil-fuel burning and … Continue reading

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A short note on the new climate report

It looks like big media is in a competition to make the most extreme headline based on the new IPCC report. Now, I haven’t had time to read it and probably wont for some time – I scanned the executive … Continue reading

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Controversial and divisive

Labeling someone as “controversial” and “divisive” have long been an easy way to signal that that person should be avoided. A subtle “don’t listen to him, he’s dangerous.” And for a very long time it has worked. Until it doesn’t. … Continue reading

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Medicine and sex

It has long ago been established that medicine works differently on male and female persons – this is not discrimination but biological fact. We also know that immune responses are different in male and female persons. If – and it … Continue reading

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Global warming and stronger storms

This one was supposed to be easy – the Earth is warming up, this feeds more energy into the weather system and therefore we will get stronger storms. Anyone spot my mistake yet? It took me quite some time and … Continue reading

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