11 May 2024

Science, Ethics and Truth

John Locke
© Dr Anna Scarna

My recent involvement in a debate on dolphin captivity reminded me of the value of these three words – science, ethics and truth. The animal debate is not only about what’s in the animals’ best interests, but it’s also about truth and truthfulness. I’m sharing here some reflections on a few of my experiences over the years - both positive and negative.

“This is brilliant.”
Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, Founder – the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace)

"A terrific essay."
Prof. Dr. Dale Jamieson (ethicist, New York University, USA)

Read the full essay here