Posts containing the tag "science".

 

 

 

Is terrain theory a conspiracy?

Owen Kelly inquires into the heated arguments between proponents of the germ theory and the terrain theory of disease transmission.

 

 

 

Cultural Democracy in Mauna Kea

Over the summer Owen Kelly has become increasingly interested in the protests at the attempts to build a Thirty Metre Telescope on the north face of Mauna Kea, on the Big Island in Hawaii, and increasingly angry at the way the project has been forced onto people, when a viable alternative exists.

In this episode he argues that the protests relate directly to ideas of cultural democracy, and to other subjects that we have touched upon in previous podcasts.