Ross Andersen is a Senior Editor at Aeon Magazine. He has written extensively about science and philosophy for several publications, including The Atlantic and The Economist.
Embracing the void
The ancients had pyramids to tame the sky's mystery. We have Star Axis, a masterpiece forty years in the making
When we peer into the fog of the deep future what do we see – human extinction or a future among the stars?
The vanishing groves
A chronicle of climates past and a portent of climates to come – the telling rings of the bristlecone pine