Primo Levi, 1975
Our chemical Eden
To figure out the origin of life might take a conceptual shift towards seeing it as a pattern of molecular energy
The genius and hubris of plastic has been absorbed by every living thing. Is it a curse or evolution’s next step?
The power of fat
Human fat cells can be used to regenerate damaged hearts and ageing joints. So should we start piling on the pounds?
Why does life resist disorder? Because ever since the first replicating molecules, another kind of stability has beckoned