Adrian Currie
Philosopher of Science, Centre for the Study of Existential Risk

Adrian Currie is a philosopher of science and postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk in Cambridge, UK. He is a founder of Extinct, the philosophy of palaeontology blog, and author of Rock, Bone and Ruin, forthcoming with MIT Press.

Written by Adrian Currie

Nikola Tesla reading a book in his laboratory in Colorado Springs, 1900. Photo by Getty

History of science
Does science need mavericks?

Staid and conformist, science risks losing its creative spark. Does it need more mavericks, or are they part of the problem?

Adrian Currie