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Do You Know a Fat Dog When You See One?


We’ve all met dogs with a small head and large body who bear a striking resemblance to the people with shrunken heads from the movie Beetlejuice. Some dogs naturally come with this particular head-to-body ratio, but for others, it’s often man-made. Yes. Some dogs are overweight. Peter Sandøe, professor of bioethics at the University of [...]

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Drugs and error bars

I’ve been away from writing here for a while, as recently I’ve been stuck into a very different type of writing – finishing up my thesis for my PhD. One of the things that prompted me back into the blogging world was my reaction to the recent channel 4 show, ‘Drugs Live: the Ecstacy Trial’ [...]

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