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Forum: Conservation Thursday 11th October 2018, 20:12
Replies: 485
Views: 75,113
Posted By Nohatch
Are we really? Hopefully we have brought this...

Are we really? Hopefully we have brought this invaluable and reliable news outlet onto people's radar. Though I have to say for pure satire I prefer Breitbart :t:
Forum: Conservation Thursday 11th October 2018, 07:50
Replies: 485
Views: 75,113
Posted By Nohatch
https://www.theonion.com/climate-researchers-warn-...

https://www.theonion.com/climate-researchers-warn-only-hope-for-humanity-now-lie-1828171232 ;)
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 9th October 2018, 09:50
Replies: 485
Views: 75,113
Posted By Nohatch
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/09/reuters-america-up...

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/09/reuters-america-update-1-court-orders-dutch-government-to-do-more-against-climate-change.html

and a longer report (in Dutch) here:...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 1st October 2018, 19:37
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By Nohatch
Hi Andy, I've only spent a limited amount of...

Hi Andy,

I've only spent a limited amount of time in southern Chile, but birds were abundant and not difficult to find. Access and infrastructure along large parts of the new route are already very...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 19th September 2018, 08:37
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By Nohatch
Hi Alex, I highly recommend you get in touch...

Hi Alex,

I highly recommend you get in touch with the guys at Batumi Raptor Count (https://www.batumiraptorcount.org/). They will be able to advise, know local guides/hostels, and run tours as...
Forum: Conservation Sunday 2nd September 2018, 20:08
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Dftt

Oh that was masterful, well done! :clap:

I've well and truly had enough of this, so adieu.
Forum: Information Wanted Saturday 1st September 2018, 09:19
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By Nohatch
You're pretty much guaranteed to have...

You're pretty much guaranteed to have Rufous-tailed and Cinnamon Hummingbirds on the grounds, just grab a cold beer and stalk some flower beds :)
There are another half dozen species in the area and...
Forum: Conservation Friday 31st August 2018, 22:51
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Indeed, the blog post was written with the help...

Indeed, the blog post was written with the help of the authors who published this commentary - I'd missed that so cheers for pointing it out. Good to see they went the official route with it (albeit...
Forum: Conservation Friday 31st August 2018, 21:43
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Apologies, uni auto-login caught me out. Please...

Apologies, uni auto-login caught me out. Please see attached - you'll note it's pretty similar to the criticisms on the website posted earlier.
Forum: Conservation Friday 31st August 2018, 20:41
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Ah sorry you felt left out ;) Considering how...

Ah sorry you felt left out ;) Considering how many of us there are those poor Cephalopods never stood a chance...
Forum: Conservation Friday 31st August 2018, 19:49
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Forget it Kevin, it is clear we are the man who...

Forget it Kevin, it is clear we are the man who delighted in killing those last two baby octopi.
Forum: Conservation Friday 31st August 2018, 19:32
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
@Ed: Science of The Total Environment did...

@Ed: Science of The Total Environment did actually publish a commentary on this study. It's freely available here: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712008194

Cheers,
Joost
Forum: Conservation Thursday 30th August 2018, 15:22
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Mind if I lighten the mood a bit with a little...

Mind if I lighten the mood a bit with a little cartoon? ;)

It contains a serious point about perceived increases in cancer: public health statistics from many different countries have shown cancer...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 30th August 2018, 10:05
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
@Ed: I agree, although the journal seems to have...

@Ed: I agree, although the journal seems to have a solid reputation in the field of environmental toxicology they didn't apply the rigorous approach required for large-scale epidemiological studies...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 29th August 2018, 14:58
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Ed, I strongly urge you to read the critique I...

Ed, I strongly urge you to read the critique I posted above (in 3 parts). It clearly demonstrates that the authors are as clueless about experimental design in epidemiology as the 'average person in...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 29th August 2018, 14:17
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
I never said it totally negates the results, but...

I never said it totally negates the results, but it does weaken the statistical power of those studies, and thereby the confidence we can have that the observed effect was 'real'. Again, this is not...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 28th August 2018, 16:05
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
As already stated I hope to have a look at the...

As already stated I hope to have a look at the combined results of all three studies (two of which were published last year). But if someone else wants to have a go, by all means! The link posted by...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 28th August 2018, 06:41
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
I was going to ask someone to add up the numbers...

I was going to ask someone to add up the numbers of the NTP and both Ramazzini studies (again, note they published two papers with similar results but contradicting conclusions) and do some stats....
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 28th August 2018, 06:02
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
OMG look at the damage a well-tuned 57.7 MHz EMF...

OMG look at the damage a well-tuned 57.7 MHz EMF broadcast can do to an insectoid drone swarm!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmWLaFQNwVE :cool:
Forum: Conservation Monday 13th August 2018, 15:06
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Thanks to fast internet I now work from home most...

Thanks to fast internet I now work from home most of the time, saves me sitting in a car for 1-1.5 hours every day. And most of my colleagues are in the USA :)

@Kevin: yes the benefits aren't as big...
Forum: Conservation Monday 13th August 2018, 13:45
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Somewhat off-topic but this is a good breakdown...

Somewhat off-topic but this is a good breakdown on electric vs petrol cars:
https://www.theguardian.com/football/ng-interactive/2017/dec/25/how-green-are-electric-cars

As to perceived bias pro 5G by...
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th August 2018, 15:04
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Ugh well the UK is just as bad:...

Ugh well the UK is just as bad: https://www.bbc.com/news/av/health-35638769/uk-air-pollution-linked-to-40000-early-deaths-a-year :-C
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th August 2018, 15:03
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Must! Resist! Reply! Oh who am I...

Must! Resist! Reply!

Oh who am I kidding....



Please note that Susan Clarke is not a researcher at HSPH. She has an undergraduate degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and...
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th August 2018, 13:32
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Skin cancer is not caused thermally; UV radiation...

Skin cancer is not caused thermally; UV radiation mainly acts via chemical intermediates (ROS etc).




By the exact same type of measurement you rate so highly in other studies (Balmori, Everaerts &...
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th August 2018, 12:31
Replies: 1,368
Views: 80,114
Posted By Nohatch
Cheers, that is frustrating as it doesn't provide...

Cheers, that is frustrating as it doesn't provide a very good measure for comparison. It's a missed opportunity they didn't do that properly and it does diminish the reliability of the conclusions...
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