Do we care?

Sometime between 7 and 8 am this morning I heard something on the Today programme (BBC Radio 4) that stunned me. It was a piece about the government’s thoughts regarding a point-based immigration system, which […]

Sea the Future

In August 2019, environmental and ocean scientists from various universities, including myself and Richard Sandford from the University of Plymouth, loaded a lot of scientific equipment on board the tall ship Pelican of London for […]

Fior di Mandorla

‘Almond blossom’ cookies belong to the collection of great European pastries (Lebkuchen and Tarta de Santiago are among my favourites, too) that are gluten free and utterly delicious. Based on almonds, they have Arab background, […]