Announcing Scientists for Global Responsibility Newsletter 39

Press Release, 26 January 2011

The latest 32-page issue of the newsletter of Scientists for Global Responsibility (SGR) was published on Wednesday 26 January.

It contains the latest news on SGR activities, as well as feature articles examining:

  • the opportunities raised by cuts in UK weapons systems;
  • current problems within the West's nuclear power industry;
  • the drawbacks of the science commercialisation agenda;
  • recent controversies in climate science;
  • developments in the low carbon energy sector;
  • concerns about synthetic biology; and
  • many other issues.

More information, including a full list of articles, is given here.


1. Scientists for Global Responsibility (SGR) is an independent UK-based organisation of ethically concerned science, design and technology professionals. Founded in 1992, it has approximately 1000 members. For more details, see /

2. Back issues of the SGR Newsletter are available from /publications/sgr-newsletters

3. For further information, phone 07941 953640

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