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So, why did the Chief Scientist resign?

The position of Chief Scientist was created in 1989 by Prime Minister Bob Hawke and to date has been occupied by six eminent scientists. The most recent, Professor Penny Sackett, is the first woman to have held the position and … Continue reading

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Jurassic Park: the reality show

They’re at it again.  The Jurassic Park wannabes are talking about cloning long-extinct prehistoric creatures because … well, because they can.  No better reason. I’ve worked with environmental scientists and solar energy physicists.  I count many scientists among my friends … Continue reading

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