Nigel Hawkes

Flimsy Forecasts

We are constantly being warned about crises that will hit us "by 2050". But long-term projections almost always turn out wrong

Sperm Limits

The "sperm in a test-tube" reports are evidence of how scientific plagiarism is a serious and growing crime 

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"