• Alice Nicholl
  1. Science in crisis: reproducible results trump novel nonsence

    Science is based on irrefutable, reproducible results. That’s why we put so much faith in scientific evidence. We trust the results of published research have been …


  2. Can’t we just kill them all? The war on mosquitoes

    As someone who is considered a unique delicacy for mosquitoes, the idea of a world without them has definitely crossed my mind. Lying awake for nights …


  3. Birds not ’emu-sed’ by urban traffic noise

    Hands up if you’ve been woken earlier than expected by noisy peak-hour traffic outside your window? Honks, screeches, trucks, angry drivers hurling profanities at the driver …