Monthly Archives: December 2008

Science at home for Christmas

There have been a number of posts around the blogosphere and elsewhere about the merits of taking a break As the end of term approached a couple of weeks ago, some of my friends at college were alarmed when I … Continue reading

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Goldacre-esque

Perhaps once he has had enough of complaining about advertising-equivalent exposure and Britney Spears’ breasts, Ben Goldacre could take a look at this article. The lengthly title, Discrepancies in sample size calculations and data analyses reported in randomised trials: comparison … Continue reading

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Me and my DNA

Journalist Ben Hammersley tries out 23andMe ‘s services. ” The test has added, apart from curiosity, nothing meaningful. ” I believe that the download will be available for a week; after that, you’ll have to listen again by finding the … Continue reading

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