Proportionality is core to how we navigate the world.
It’s how we gauge the extent of something.
Is it a big slice or small? Generous or miserly? Almost complete or barely started? Half full or half empty?
We might be ‘middle aged’, ‘middle class’, or just ‘middling’ along.
To know where things stand, we rely on proportionality signals.
So what do you think might be my concern with the new Australian fire danger ratings?
In a positive move, the...