Thomas Williams

Feb 18, 201829 minutes

This week, Thomas Williams discusses six things which he thinks should be better known:

  1. Health economics: saving lives does not save money in the long run -

  2. The busiest railway stations: almost all of them are in Japan -

  3. Sequencing DNA: you can do it on your laptop -

  4. Prevalence of asthmatics in sport: asthma is no barrier to winning Olympic medals -

  5. Changing perceptions of euthanasia: the public used to be less hostile towards it -

  6. Churchill’s role at Gallipoli: the strategy was correct, after all -

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