E. O. Wilson – The Future of Life

As well as his scientific contributions, Edward Wilson is probably the most eloquent advocate of the importance of biodiversity. When I wrote a futures book a few years ago, that was the topic it was hardest to find anything optimistic to say about. When this version of Wilson’s argument for protecting biodiversity came out – […]

Ullica Segerstrale – Defenders of the Truth.

I recently reviewed this author’s biography of the evolutionist Bill Hamilton for the Guardian. That reminded me of this earlier piece, which considers her previous work on the sociobiology debate – the context for much of Hamilton’s work – although here she was much more concerned with E.O Wilson. Nearly 150 years after The Origin of […]