Lawrence Winkler is a physician, traveler, and natural philosopher. His molecules have morphed from medicine to manuscript. He lives with Robyn on Vancouver Island and in New Zealand, tending their gardens and vineyards, and dreams.
Dutch Try to Keep Muslim Migrants From Stealing Bikes by Offering Them $20 Bikes
Cheap bikes are nice, but free is even cheaper than cheap.
As South Africa Collapses
It opts for full, anti-white apartheid.
‘Extinct’ Butterfly Species
Reappears in UK.
Is a global health crisis.
Because of Roundup
What Is ‘Bed Rotting’?
New trend Gen Z is obsessed with explained.
Scientists Identify Ancient Grapes from Byzantine Days
An archaeological dig in southern Israel has uncovered an ancient wine industry and two grapes with a storied past.
Unpacking An Economic Titan
Hayek was not a laissez-faire economist.
Corruption, Pollution and Exploitation
The fallout from China’s push into Africa.
Canada’s Broken Electronic Medical Records Model
Across BC and the country, patients, doctors and the health-care system suffer from a faulty patchwork of incompatible systems.
Pushing Back Against The ‘Post-Academic’ University
The front-line of the battle to protect freedom of speech and restore sanity to university campuses.
‘Poison In Every Puff’
Health Canada hopes to lower tobacco use with ‘virtually unavoidable’ messages.
Britain Names the First Two ‘Celtic Rainforests’
To be restored to primeval glory.
Ditch Neatly Wrapped
Taxpayer-funded drug enabling kits.
Boston University Students
The radical left has made it a no-go.
Malaysia Detains Chinese Ship
Suspected of looting British WW2 wrecks.
How Big Are Canada’s Carbon Emissions?
Compared to China, we’re a rounding error.
How Will Artificial Intelligence Change Higher Ed?
ChatGPT is just the beginning. Scholars and administrators explain.
Belt and Road Victim Zambia Sees Finances Implode
After early pension payout.
Ireland Selling ‘Insect Burgers’
Made of mealworm larvae.
Leftists Attack Macron
For saying that France is in the ‘Process of Decivilization.’
Desperate Times in Barrie
Call for desperate solutions on drug crisis.