Tag Archives: coronavirus

Rule(r)s of our decisions

Rules may help us make better choices, but they can also restrict our freedom. That makes for complex situations In these tense coronavirus times, job losses are, sadly, not big news in general. When it concerns the Chief Medical Officer … Continue reading

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Gambling with the undead

(featured image credit: Dov Harrington CC BY) In these surreal times, it is good to acknowledge the gambles we and others make I am a gambler. The UK is in a near-lockdown state, and yesterday I needed to go to … Continue reading

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On viruses and trolleys

(featured image: NIAID CC BY and withvengeance86 CC BY) We can catch a virus on a trolley, but there is another connection – or why we sometimes must think the unthinkable The coronavirus, in the meantime rechristened COVID-19 by the … Continue reading

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