Robin Cook

January 3, 2013
Electric Car

Electric Cars Are Making Noise

While governments continue to negotiate themselves out of any action on the renewable energy front, the private sector is heating up with investments. New solar energy developments in North Africa have been widely written about, but many governmental backers have recently gotten cold feet and pulled out their funding. So, […]
December 27, 2012
Honey Making Money

Honey Making Money

Much has been reported on the global plight of honeybees. Their diminishing numbers make for worrying reading – far from a ‘cutesy’ environmental issue that is open to ridicule by politicians and moneymen, this phenomenon is directly tied to our species’ livelihood. The fact is that scientists don’t know why bees […]
December 23, 2012

Rays of Light in Doha

It is immensely difficult to be positive in regards global climate initiatives – especially if you are a scientist. The reality is that much like the infighting and indecisiveness of nations in the eurozone, trying to climb out of their collective fiscal grave, the complexities of ratifying global protocols for […]
December 10, 2012
Michael Mullan

Leading the Fight in Gray Matters

It is understandable that many of us deify the medical establishment – we are humbled, grateful and often scared of doctors and specialists in equal measure. We are in their hands, after all, when these vehicles we move around in called bodies ‘go wrong.’ I’ve always been one of those […]