Matthew White Ridley, 5th Viscount Ridley DL FRSL FMedSci is a British journalist and businessman. Ridley is best known for his writings on science, the environment, and economics.
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Have you ever stopped to wonder why hand sanitizer was missing from your pharmacy for months after the COVID-19 pandemic hit? Why some employers and employees were arguing over workers being re-hired during the first COVID-19 lockdown? Why passenger airlines were able to get their own ring-fenced bailout from Congress? Economics in One Virus answer...
A fascinating book – source
Matt RidleyApr 07, 2021
@arupthenomad Jennifer doudna’s book. – source
Matt RidleyJan 10, 2021
It's a terrific book. – source
Matt RidleyAug 16, 2020
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This is a very important and superbly argued book. – source
Matt RidleyJul 23, 2020
All humans share three origins: the beginning of our individual lives, the appearance of life on Earth, and the formation of our planetary home. Life through Time and Space brings together the latest discoveries in both biology and astronomy to examine our deepest questions about where we came from, where we are going, and whether we are alone in t...
A fine, clear, clever book on life, genes, evolution and the stars, including the probability of extraterrestrial life: – source
Matt RidleyDec 27, 2017
Turned evolutionary biology on its head and was written like a great detective story. – source
An astonishing literary achievement, and it was about the greatest scientific discovery of the 20th century. – source