Lord Krebs

  • Author: Julian Champkin
  • Published: Oct 29, 2013 - From issue: Volume 10 Issue 5 (October 2013)
  • Doi: 10.1111/j.1740-9713.2013.00694.x

How do you explain to the public the risk that the meat they have been eating for years may pass on a lethal disease? Or to parents that the milk they are giving their children may contain dioxins? Or to politicians that killing badgers may not be an efficient way to control TB? Lord Krebs has succeeded in two out of these three enterprises in statistical communication. Julian Champkin spoke to him at the height of a trial badger cull.

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