Why mRNA vaccines could revolutionise medicine

The first Covid-19 vaccine given to British people this month is not just a welcome breakthrough against a grim little enemy that has defied every other weapon we have tried,…

African Polio Outbreak Linked to Vaccine

There is no doubt Polio vaccines have been an overwhelming benefit for humanity. Extensive use of Polio vaccines has led to the near eradication of this dreadful disease. But Polio…

How climate change affects allergies, immune response and autism

The changes in the environment and biodiversity brought on by climate change could be responsible for increases in allergies, autoimmune diseases and autism, according to a Rutgers researcher

Extreme Floods / Covid-19 / China Food Shortage Fears

China is not having a good year. Following China’s largely self inflicted Covid-19 disaster, and months of extreme rain pushing floodwaters against the structurally questionable Three Gorges dam, failure of…

Amazing Grace Saves A Wretch

What’s Natural Guest post by Jim Steele, Published June 30, 2020 in the Pacifica Tribune It’s curious how we find threads of good fortune interwoven with tragedy. Over a month…

Remaking Post-Covid-19 Capitalism in the West: Lessons for the East

Reposted from Forbes By Tilak Doshi As the world emerges painfully from  the lockdown cure that is likely to be far worse than the disease of Covid-19, we are now…

Genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in Florida and Texas beginning this summer – silver bullet or jumping the gun?

Brian Allan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Chris Stone, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Holly Tuten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jennifer Kuzma, North Carolina State University, and Natalie Kofler,…

Heat now more lethal than cold for people with respiratory diseases in Spain

Women and older adults are the populations most vulnerable to high temperatures Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) Barcelona, 20 May 2020. A new study by the Barcelona Institute for…

Coronavirus Blowback: Trump Threatens to Withhold Funds from the “China Centric” UN WHO

Guest essay by Eric Worrall President Trump has announced threatened the USA will withhold funds from the WHO in the wake of their gross mishandling of the Chinese Coronavirus outbreak.…

Warming Improves Our Health – part 1

What’s Natural Guest post by Jim Steele, It’s deeply disturbing to hear people uncritically regurgitate media misinformation suggesting global warming threatens our health far worse than the COVID pandemic. Scientific…

GreenBiz: “climate change could make the coronavirus seem like the good old days”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Greens desperately trying to harness concern about Covid-19 for their fake climate crisis. COVID-19 and climate change: A healthy dose of reality Joel Makower Monday,…

Coronavirus: Israeli Health Ministry Wants to Add the USA to its Quarantine List

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The Israeli health ministry is so worried about the spread of Coronavirus in the USA they want to close Israel to US visitors, though other…

CDC Covid-19 – Possible US Case of Chinese Corona Virus from an Unknown Source

Guest essay by Eric Worrall CDC efforts to contain the Chinese Corona Virus in the USA have focussed on identifying chains of infection and isolating everyone who might have come…

Some perspective on the #Coronavirus #COVID19 from the CDC

Folks fretting about the coronavirus are forgetting there’s another virus already running rampant in the United States, one that’s killed nearly 20 times as many people in this country alone.…

Blockbuster news from China about COVID-19

Reposted from the Fabius Maximus Blog By Larry Kummer, Editor / 25 February 2020 Summary: Epidemics are like wars in that truth is the first casualty. I see comment threads…

Climate Activist Plan to Use Dodd-Frank Banking Laws to Force Fossil Fuel Divestment

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Vox, the Obama era Dodd-Frank banking laws will provide a future Democrat President with all the power they need to force banks to…

Aussie ABC: “Are economists globally understating or overstating the cost of climate change?”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall An almost balanced description of lukewarmer views; I had to check twice to verify this story was actually published on the Aussie ABC website. Are…

Thai Doctors Claim a Chinese Corona Virus Breakthrough

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Thai doctors are cautiously optimistic about early positive results treating a patient infected with the deadly Chinese Corona virus, by using a mixture of a…

The 2019-nCoV virus shows that we’ve built a better world

By Larry Kummer, Editor / 25 January 2020 Summary: The hysterics have already begun to spread misinformation about the latest epidemic. The actual story is that so far we know…

Climate-friendly food choices protect the planet, promote health, reduce health costs

University of Otago Increased uptake of plant-based diets in New Zealand could substantially reduce greenhouse gas emissions while greatly improving population health and saving the healthcare system billions of dollars…

China Corona Virus Horror: Hospital Corridor of the Dead and Dying

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A horrific though unverified video has leaked out of China, allegedly from a hospital in Wuhan, showing dead bodies laying in a corridor unattended, with…

Joe Biden’s Climate Advice to Coal Miners: “learn to code”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Joe Biden, coal miners worried about their future should retrain as software developers. Miners were less than impressed with Biden’s advice. Joe Biden…

Scientists link La Niña climate cycle to increased diarrhea

Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health A study in Botswana by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health scientists finds that spikes in cases of life-threatening diarrhea in young…

WHO Declares a Global Ebola Health Emergency

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Given documented cases of Ebola survivors becoming long term symptomless carriers, this outbreak should worry everyone, though for now the WHO claims the risk of…