21.07, For Planetary Governance
Sterilize Your Tools: Lancelot Hogben’s Vision of Bio-Utopia
Zoologist Lancelot Hogben's lost vision for a social biology draws us to note unacknowledged political biases in science while reminding us that these biases do not undermine the coherence of scientific practice outright.
15.05.2020, The Revenge of the Real
The Tragic Omissions of Governance by Curve
This year may see a populist backlash against the role of simulations and big data in policy. But the failures of governance by curve in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic must not repeat in the case of climate crisis mitigation.