Today (29th February) is Rare Diseases Day, which aims to raise awareness of rare diseases to help grow funding and support for sufferers. Having personally lost a close family member who suffered from a rare disease, this topic is close to my heart.
2015 marks the 40th anniversary of Jaws. Yes you read that correctly! It’s been 40 years since ‘you thought it was safe to get back in the water’. In those 40 years, and partially as a consequence of that very film, the shark species has caught a bit of a bad rap. But are they as dangerous as the film makes out?
There has been recent speculation that the public are becoming disconnected from nature. Is this true? And if so, why? OnePoll conducted a nationally representative survey of 1000 UK adults to find out.
Is it safe for us to create machines with higher intellectual levels than us? Have we been misinformed by films about robots gone wrong?
Overall, 1 in 5 people either dislike or hate bats. So why do so many people dislike bats? It’s my intention to eliminate the common misconceptions and negative attitudes…